EDMONTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS (EPS)
HARRY AINLAY HIGH SCHOOL
AREA: 26,900 SQF
FLEX SPACE/ ADDITIONAL CLASSROOMS
Five modernized, acoustically separated classrooms with a central Flex Space designed to appeal to the students and allow for variations in how individual and collective users the occupy the space.
N53 were tasked with modernizing the interior, introducing spatial demarcation and making apparent the location of the General Office. Focal points include a wood panel entrance bulkhead/ feature wall with integrated signage that leads to a reception desk/ bulkhead/ feature wall that effectively separates the public waiting area from the student services and administration offices behind.
FOODS/ FASHION STUDIES
Modernized Foods, Foods Theory and Fashion classrooms including: an increase in the area dedicated to Foods/ Foods Theory from 2950 SQF to 3670 SQF, durable stainless steel clad student and teacher cooking stations; modernized mechanical fan/ filtration system and the introduction of natural light in Fashion Studies by way of two large aluminium double-glazed windows (northern exposure). [/vc_column_text]
A contemporary design complete with acoustic paneling in the school colours, strategic acoustic separations from adjacent classrooms and corridors, an internal acoustic environment suitable for music performances/ education, acoustically isolated practice rooms and offices and musical instrument storage and cleaning facilities.