ERIC Number: EJ1017193
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013-May
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Selecting the Right Site: 10 Considerations to Chart the Future
Boehlke, Mark S.
School Business Affairs, v79 n5 p27-29 May 2013
When considering a new school construction project, the site selection and evaluation process is a critical step in early planning. Selecting the right site is paramount to the project and can have a major impact on the outcome of a referendum. Careful consideration and thoughtful attention to site-related issues and details can set the course not only for a great school project but also for a more creative design, more cost-effective building, and a stronger community. This article presents ten issues to consider when selecting a site. It also lists items that can be incorporated into an offer to purchase property.
Descriptors: Site Selection, Educational Facilities Planning, School Business Officials, Evaluation Criteria, Construction Management, School Construction
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Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
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