Penleigh and Essendon Grammar School
McBride Charles Ryan Architecture & Interior Design
The project involved construction of new classrooms, staff offices and amenities over three levels and included the refurbishment of existing science laboratories and classrooms to an adjacent building over a total project duration of 18 months.
The building facade was predominately composed of concealed fix swiss pearl cladding, glazed bricks and honed block work. Each classroom incorporated wireless Internet and interactive audio visual whiteboards to assist staff with the latest technology for teaching.
A new passenger lift was also installed to comply with current disabled access requirements.