ERIC Number: ED436073
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Making the Most of Your School Site. School Buildings Planning, Design, and Construction Series No. 2.
Odell, John H.
A school construction guide offers key personnel in school development projects information on the complex task of master planning and construction of schools in Australia. This chapter of the guide provides advice on site selection covering selection criteria; traffic issues; and site services, such as water, power, and sewer. Additionally discussed are tips on state government planning proposals; environmental considerations, such as flooding control, landscaping, site drainage and erosion control; safety; public and private transport needs; recreational facilities; and other site facilities and services, such as roads and paths, sewage disposal, and communication systems for support staff. (GR)
Descriptors: Educational Facilities Design, Educational Facilities Planning, Elementary Secondary Education, Facility Guidelines, Foreign Countries, Public Schools, School Construction, Site Selection
Association of Independent Schools, NSW Ltd., 75 King Street, Sydney 2000, Australia (Available from source only as a complete set, #1-8). Tel: 02-299-2845; Fax: 02-290-2274.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Policymakers; Practitioners; Support Staff
Authoring Institution: Association of Independent Schools of New South Wales, Ltd., Sydney (Australia).
Identifiers - Location: Australia