ERIC Number: ED050472
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-May
Reference Count: 0
School Building Needs: School District of the City of Benton Harbor, Michigan.
Engelhardt and Engelhardt, Inc., Purdy Station, NY.
This report focuses on the structure of the district, criteria for progress, and educational research data that provide background for implications for change. The report makes five recommendations: (1) reorganize the school structure to early childhood (ages 3-7), elementary (ages 8-10), middle school (ages 11-13), and high school (ages 14-17); (2) construct a new senior high school for 3,000 students; (3) add to and remodel some of the existing schools; (4) establish a central kitchen and provide food service to every school; and (5) establish a central administrative center to serve the entire district. Tables, maps, charts, photographs, and floor plans accompany the text. (MLF)
Descriptors: Construction Needs, Early Childhood Education, Educational Finance, Educational Planning, Enrollment Projections, Enrollment Trends, Facility Improvement, Facility Inventory, Facility Requirements, Food Service, Middle Schools, School Districts, Secondary Schools, Space Utilization, Student Distribution, Student Transportation, Team Teaching
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Engelhardt and Engelhardt, Inc., Purdy Station, NY.
Identifiers: Michigan (Benton Harbor)