Skip Navigation LinksNorth Kildare National School

Skip to Details
Kildare School
Kildare School Kildare School Kildare School

Description:

The North Kildare Educate Together school was awarded the 2004 Architectural Association of Ireland Dowes Bronze Medal for excellence in Architectural design. This single storey ten classroom school, and gymnasium, included two specialized teaching classrooms for children with autism, and was the first custom build integrated school in the Republic of Ireland.

The courtyard design with the protected intimate indoor and outdoor spaces, featured a pitched precast concrete roof slab, which was clad in a copper roof, and incorporated copper clad light shaft boxes, and ventilating chimneys.

Key Facts / Information:

Client Department of Education and Science
Architect Grafton Architects
Civil/Structural Engineer  Muir Associates
Quantity Surveyor Leonard & Williams
Location Celbridge, Co. Kildare
Duration 11 months
Value €4,700,000