PROJECTS
SCIENTIA (BELVEDERE) PRIMARY SCHOOL

Client: Staffordshire County Council

Architect: Staffordshire County Council

Value: £7m

Status: Completed

Engineering Disciplines: Advanced Timber Egineering


Scientia Academy is a new build primary schools for Staffordshire County Council and partner Entrust. The new school will accommodate 420 pupils with two storey teaching blocks clustered around a central hub.

The project is a hybrid structure using cross laminated timber frame and structural steelwork to create flexible and open learning spaces. The central courtyard features mezzanine walkways to connect the teaching areas to supporting ancillary spaces.

 

Image credit: B&K Structures