BARCROFT PRIMARY SCHOOL

Barcroft Primary School (Walsall) by Contemporary and Modern architects Baart Harries Newall (BHN architects) based in Shrewsbury.
Barcroft Primary School
A New 2FE School in Walsall.
The school is organised around a central atrium street, with resource and study pod areas within the atrium.
 
External doors from classrooms open directly onto the playgrounds, where sheltering canopies and planting boxes define outdoor “classrooms”.
 
The Nursery wing is connected to the school internally, and shares a secure playground with Reception class pupils.
 
The school has numerous sustainability features, including a green roof over the key stage one classrooms, an ecology area with nature pond, an orchard and wildlife area, natural ventilation and lighting, ground source heat pump and the use of Green Guide A rated materials.
 
The project received a BREEAM Excellent rating.
 
CLIENT:
Walsall Council
 
LOCATION:
Willenhall, Walsall, WV13 1NA
 
CONSTRUCTION VALUE:
£6,600,000
  1. Barcroft Primary School (Walsall) by Contemporary and Modern architects Baart Harries Newall (BHN architects) based in Shrewsbury.
  2. Barcroft Primary School (Walsall) by Contemporary and Modern architects Baart Harries Newall (BHN architects) based in Shrewsbury.
  3. Barcroft Primary School (Walsall) by Contemporary and Modern architects Baart Harries Newall (BHN architects) based in Shrewsbury.
  4. Barcroft Primary School (Walsall) by Contemporary and Modern architects Baart Harries Newall (BHN architects) based in Shrewsbury.
  5. Barcroft Primary School (Walsall) by Contemporary and Modern architects Baart Harries Newall (BHN architects) based in Shrewsbury.
  6. Barcroft Primary School (Walsall) by Contemporary and Modern architects Baart Harries Newall (BHN architects) based in Shrewsbury.
  7. Barcroft Primary School (Walsall) by Contemporary and Modern architects Baart Harries Newall (BHN architects) based in Shrewsbury.