ERIC Number: ED191161
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
Handbook on Planning School Facilities. Bulletin 1975, No. 30.
Alabama State Dept. of Education, Montgomery. Div. of Administration and Finance.
The purpose of this handbook is to provide guidance to planners of new schools, and to those involved with additions and/or improvements to existing schools. This publication covers guidelines and pertinent information concerning: an outline for a comprehensive educational survey and guidelines for writing educational facility specifications; facility site selection and development; roles of people involved in facility planning; facility dimensions per grade level; space allocation; environmental factors; construction; furniture and equipment; occupying, evaluating, and maintaining the new facility; and financing the new facility. Sample agreements between architect and owner and contractor and owner are included. An appendix contains the Alabama Public School laws pertaining to facilities. (Author/MLF)
Descriptors: Budgeting, Classroom Furniture, Educational Equipment, Educational Facilities Design, Educational Facilities Improvement, Educational Facilities Planning, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Influences, Facility Guidelines, Facility Requirements, School Construction, Site Development, Site Selection, State Legislation, State Standards
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Alabama State Dept. of Education, Montgomery. Div. of Administration and Finance.