Managing & Evalutating School Design and Construction
Paradise Elementary School
learner is expected to meet "world-class"
performance standards through a combination of skills
enhancement and project development.
"learning house" uses looping of teachers
and students for a three-year segment of K-2 and 3-5.
"learning house" develops outdoor and community
based learning activities which go beyond the classroom
"learning house" researches and develops
solutions to local, national, or world problems and
publishes their findings on the web and through print
"learning house" is an extension of its
members and their families and sponsors many family
and community activities throughout the year.
Elementary School is a community-based center with
all components of its facility available for community
functions throughout the year. Weddings and family
picnics are often held at the gazebo and outdoor pavilion.
theater, the symphony, and local choirs often perform
at the amphitheater.
gym is used by the community for recreational purposes
and for indoor productions.
kitchen and cafeteria are often sites for receptions,
senior gatherings, and "potluck" suppers.Paradise
Description of Spaces