Tuesday, 10 January 2012

The finished studios

Just one or two photos of the finished product before we bring in the resources, furniture and people!
The description of each photo is below:



courtyard looking from the hall towards studio 1


the centre stage!


our library 'spark bar'


bag stores outside each studio - the coloured boxes serve as part of our recycling solution


the senior leaders office looking on to the library


the other end of the bench in the senior leaders office


the meeting room adjacent to the senior leaders office


our reception desk


the board room


the corridor to the sick bay and accessible toilet


looking through the reception office towards the front desk


Nadine's office - check out all the cupboards!


and even more cupboards!


our photocopy room - the purple pipes are for 'grey water', part of our environmental awareness


the accessible toilet and shower


lockers for staff who wish to cycle to school and shower on arrival


sick bay beds


our treatment room - or 'triage'


our board room 


staff toilets with airblades - another environmental choice


staff lounge


staff lounge - looking towards the huge whiteboard


staff lounge looking out onto the internal courtyard


staff cubbies - believe it or not we will eventually need all of these!


looking across the courtyard to the hall


looking towards studio 3


looking towards studio 2


staff and visitors chatting outside reception


looking towards the library


inside the library


our library courtyard - lucky kids being able to sit out here with a book


'spark bar'


teacher resource area


work space and cupboards in the teacher resource area


our amazing hall floor - 5 layers of material!


badminton and volley ball markings on the hall floor


looking towards the kitchen



sick bay beds about to be made up


senior leaders moving in - so much for the mantra of the tidy office space!


bins, baskets and trolleys for moving


our child friendly reception desk


some resources and archives being stored in the executive office


coffee time!


just one or two boxes being unpacked! (maths resources)


our art supplies have been kindly unpacked and put away


studio with the three rooms identified by colour


the performance room with THAT green wall!


red room for individual, introspective learning


orange room for interpersonal, collaborative learning


green room for hands-on, experiential learning


fabulous window seats - inside and out


2 comments:

  1. CONGRATULATIONS to you all! This space is inspiring! I would love to teach and love to learn here! What a very special learning space!

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  2. Thank you Anne, we are very lucky as teachers to have such an amazing space and know that our learners are going to have an inspired year with us this year.

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