ERIC Number: ED436934
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Middle School Educational Specifications: Facilities Planning Standards. Edition II.
Jefferson County School District R-1, Denver, CO.
The Jefferson County School District (Denver, Colorado) has published this document as a model standard for the planning and designing of new middle schools and remodeling and modernizing existing schools. It describes the facility requirements to accommodate the instructional program, activities, and support functions to assist architects, school staffs, and the Design Advisory Group. Topics addressed include specifications for core and instructional areas such as administration/counseling, auditeria and performance platforms, library information centers, and physical education complexes; and support areas such as building and wiring standards, corridors, and custodial and toilet facilities. Also included are site development standards and the building square feet total. An appendix provides specifications, plans, and standards for various building features and equipment. (GR)
Descriptors: Educational Facilities Design, Educational Facilities Improvement, Educational Facilities Planning, Facility Guidelines, Middle Schools, Public Schools, School Construction, Standards
Jefferson County Public Schools, 1829 Denver West Drive, Building 27, P.O. Box 4001, Golden, CO 80401-0001. Tel: 303-982-6500. For full text:
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Policymakers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Jefferson County School District R-1, Denver, CO.