ERIC Number: ED438699
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Wake County Public School System Design Guidelines.
Wake County Public School System, Raleigh, NC.
The Wake County Public School System has published its guidelines for planning and design of functional, cost effective, and durable educational facilities that are attractive and enhance the students' educational experience. The guidelines present basic planning requirement and design criteria for the entire construction process, including: codes and standards; site development; construction materials; thermal and moisture protection; doors and windows; finishes; equipment and furnishings; plumbing; electrical and mechanical systems; and specialty areas such as toilet facilities, lockers, fire extinguishers and cabinets, and operable partitions. Attachments cover detailed installation and construction specifications for such items as wiring, landscaping, fencing, stage equipment, cable installation, and laminate casework. (GR)
Descriptors: Educational Environment, Educational Facilities Design, Educational Facilities Planning, Elementary Secondary Education, Facility Guidelines, Public Schools, School Construction, Site Development, Specifications
For full text: http://www.wcpss.net/Auxiliary/Facilities/ design guidelines.html.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners; Support Staff
Authoring Institution: Wake County Public School System, Raleigh, NC.