Education


Kahurangi School

Kahurangi School

As leaders in the design of education environments, S&T continue to forge ahead within New Zealand's progressive education scene.

Our unique and collaborative approach is the basis of designing and innovating our learning environments.  Mindful of the environment and with a vision of the future, S&T’s fundamental focus is to provide tailored spaces specific to each school’s needs, teaching and learning styles and the community it supports.

 


Biosciences Centre Extension University of Auckland The University of Auckland has cemented its place as a leader in bioscience and biotechnology research with the opening of a new state-of-the-art building extension, designed by S&T. 

Biosciences Centre Extension
University of Auckland

The University of Auckland has cemented its place as a leader in bioscience and biotechnology research with the opening of a new state-of-the-art building extension, designed by S&T. 

Kereru Park Campus Administration & Library Building S&T worked collaboratively with the staff and key stakeholders at Kereru Park Campus in South Auckland to construct an establishment which students could take ownership of.   

Kereru Park Campus
Administration & Library Building

S&T worked collaboratively with the staff and key stakeholders at Kereru Park Campus in South Auckland to construct an establishment which students could take ownership of. 

 

Ngaio Primary School - Block B S&T was initially tasked with developing a brief through working with the school and their key stakeholders and turning this in to a master plan aiding the development of a 10 Year Property Plan and allocation of 5ya funding.  

Ngaio Primary School - Block B

S&T was initially tasked with developing a brief through working with the school and their key stakeholders and turning this in to a master plan aiding the development of a 10 Year Property Plan and allocation of 5ya funding.

 

Clayton Park School Administration Building & Hall A school is a community resource. Schools provide a focus for community endeavours and activities and allows for mutual growth of community and school life with the resulting development of a sense of place and local identity for all.     

Clayton Park School
Administration Building & Hall

A school is a community resource. Schools provide a focus for community endeavours and activities and allows for mutual growth of community and school life with the resulting development of a sense of place and local identity for all. 

 

 

 
Marshland School The new build for Marshland school provides the very latest thinking in Innovative Learning Environments.      

Marshland School

The new build for Marshland school provides the very latest thinking in Innovative Learning Environments.

 

 

 

Tawa Intermediate School Master Plan & Classroom Block S&T produced a master plan for the school to provide cohesion for three separate projects as well as provide a framework for future projects. 

Tawa Intermediate School
Master Plan & Classroom Block

S&T produced a master plan for the school to provide cohesion for three separate projects as well as provide a framework for future projects. 

Takapuna Grammar Special Needs Unit S&T led two renovation projects for Takapuna Grammar on Auckland's North Shore. The projects are part of an $8M re-development project at the school which caters to more than 1600 students .

Takapuna Grammar
Special Needs Unit

S&T led two renovation projects for Takapuna Grammar on Auckland's North Shore. The projects are part of an $8M re-development project at the school which caters to more than 1600 students .

Kahurangi School, Wellington Kahurangi, meaning “prized” or “precious”, merges two existing schools. S&T's design creates a new beginning, with buildings that reflect the rich cultural diversity of its community.

Kahurangi School, Wellington

Kahurangi, meaning “prized” or “precious”, merges two existing schools. S&T's design creates a new beginning, with buildings that reflect the rich cultural diversity of its community.

 
Marina View School Classroom & Library Replacement This project included the design of six classrooms and a library. The existing classroom block leaked, was dimly lit and a neglected courtyard flanked by a narrow verandah.

Marina View School
Classroom & Library Replacement

This project included the design of six classrooms and a library. The existing classroom block leaked, was dimly lit and a neglected courtyard flanked by a narrow verandah.

Catholic Schools Expansion Programme S&T delivered the Catholic Schools Expansion Programme across nine sites. The project required the design, consent, fabrication and installation of a variety of classrooms and resource rooms within a five month period. 

Catholic Schools Expansion Programme

S&T delivered the Catholic Schools Expansion Programme across nine sites. The project required the design, consent, fabrication and installation of a variety of classrooms and resource rooms within a five month period. 

Naenae College - Special Needs Unit In September 2013 Naenae College opened the doors to a new specialist learning facility designed by S&T. This was an exciting project which also had to cater for the security and particular needs of the students while still creating a contemporary 21st Century learning environment. 

Naenae College - Special Needs Unit

In September 2013 Naenae College opened the doors to a new specialist learning facility designed by S&T. This was an exciting project which also had to cater for the security and particular needs of the students while still creating a contemporary 21st Century learning environment. 

University Of Auckland Building 303 S&T’s Engineers have brought innovative Building Services solutions to this refurbishment of the University of Auckland’s Physics Building (303). The building, completed in the late 1960’s, has undergone various updates over the past few years including an S&T-designed seven-level extension. 

University Of Auckland
Building 303

S&T’s Engineers have brought innovative Building Services solutions to this refurbishment of the University of Auckland’s Physics Building (303). The building, completed in the late 1960’s, has undergone various updates over the past few years including an S&T-designed seven-level extension. 

 
Sherwood Primary Master Plan & Redevelopment S&T continues to take a lead role in a holistic design process on this project. A first principles review of the design brief, budget and expected outcomes has led to a re-scoping exercise of the project including the development of a new long term master plan and the introduction of Innovative learning Environments in line with the MoE DCF.

Sherwood Primary
Master Plan & Redevelopment

S&T continues to take a lead role in a holistic design process on this project. A first principles review of the design brief, budget and expected outcomes has led to a re-scoping exercise of the project including the development of a new long term master plan and the introduction of Innovative learning Environments in line with the MoE DCF.

Northern Health School The Northern Health School, located throughout the North Island, provides community, in-home and hospital based teaching to school aged students who are too unwell to attend their regular school.

Northern Health School

The Northern Health School, located throughout the North Island, provides community, in-home and hospital based teaching to school aged students who are too unwell to attend their regular school.

Upper Hutt College Master Plan & Redevelopment S&T developed a groundbreaking Master Plan for Upper Hutt College which delivers a ‘centre of education excellence’.         

Upper Hutt College
Master Plan & Redevelopment

S&T developed a groundbreaking Master Plan for Upper Hutt College which delivers a ‘centre of education excellence’. 

 

 

 

 

Canterbury Blocks This project required this standard school building to be upgraded from a standard block of classrooms to an Innovative Learning Environment (ILE), with minimal alteration to the existing building shell.

Canterbury Blocks

This project required this standard school building to be upgraded from a standard block of classrooms to an Innovative Learning Environment (ILE), with minimal alteration to the existing building shell.

 
Omata  School, New Plymouth Omata School is a 150 student semi-rural school located in New Plymouth. S&T responded to the challenge of modernising existing schools to facilitate an innovative learning pedagogy when faced with the constraints of the existing physical environment. The result is a creative and pragmatic response for Omata School. 

Omata  School, New Plymouth

Omata School is a 150 student semi-rural school located in New Plymouth. S&T responded to the challenge of modernising existing schools to facilitate an innovative learning pedagogy when faced with the constraints of the existing physical environment. The result is a creative and pragmatic response for Omata School. 

Southern Cross Campus Redevelopment Southern Cross Campus is a Decile 1, area school in Mangere, Auckland, catering for students from year 1 to 15. With a roll of approximately 1500, students are predominantly of Pacific descent.

Southern Cross Campus
Redevelopment

Southern Cross Campus is a Decile 1, area school in Mangere, Auckland, catering for students from year 1 to 15. With a roll of approximately 1500, students are predominantly of Pacific descent.

Whenuapai School Administration Building The aim of designing a new administration building for Whenuapai Primary School was to create not only a welcoming entrance to the school but also to include the school’s identity within the design.   

Whenuapai School
Administration Building

The aim of designing a new administration building for Whenuapai Primary School was to create not only a welcoming entrance to the school but also to include the school’s identity within the design. 

 

Burnside Learning Community Cluster S&T was one of three practices selected for the master planning of the initial Learning Community Clusters in Christchurch as part of the MoE’s Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Programme.

Burnside Learning Community Cluster

S&T was one of three practices selected for the master planning of the initial Learning Community Clusters in Christchurch as part of the MoE’s Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Programme.

 
Victoria University Mackenzie Lecture Theatre S&T took on the interesting challenge of designing multi-purpose spaces. Each purpose possessed well defined standards and expectationss, requiring a combination of design principles to achieve the final result. 

Victoria University
Mackenzie Lecture Theatre

S&T took on the interesting challenge of designing multi-purpose spaces. Each purpose possessed well defined standards and expectationss, requiring a combination of design principles to achieve the final result. 

 
Northern Health School Devon Intermediate, Taranaki The Northern Health School, with units located throughout the North Island, provides community, in-home and hospital based teaching to students who are too unwell to attend regular school.

Northern Health School
Devon Intermediate, 
Taranaki

The Northern Health School, with units located throughout the North Island, provides community, in-home and hospital based teaching to students who are too unwell to attend regular school.

Hutt Valley High School Block B Seismic Upgrade Hutt Valley High School is one of the country’s largest state secondary schools. Having an eclectic range of , many of which were constructed before seismic stability was a priority.

Hutt Valley High School
Block B Seismic Upgrade

Hutt Valley High School is one of the country’s largest state secondary schools. Having an eclectic range of , many of which were constructed before seismic stability was a priority.

 
Ellerslie School, Auckland Through innovative and economical design, S&T have created a well-insulated and comfortable learning and teaching environment.  

Ellerslie School, Auckland

Through innovative and economical design, S&T have created a well-insulated and comfortable learning and teaching environment.  

Mana College, Porirua A new Principal brought a fresh vision and direction to Porirua’s Mana College. In line with this, S&T worked closely with the school to refurbish the Tech Block 

Mana College, Porirua

A new Principal brought a fresh vision and direction to Porirua’s Mana College. In line with this, S&T worked closely with the school to refurbish the Tech Block 

 
Avonhead School, Christchurch Part of the Christchurch School Rebuild (CSR) programme and wider master-planning, Block 20 located in the south-west corner of the site opens to a half-court and small grassed area to the east, while offering views to the neighbouring park out west.

Avonhead School, Christchurch

Part of the Christchurch School Rebuild (CSR) programme and wider master-planning, Block 20 located in the south-west corner of the site opens to a half-court and small grassed area to the east, while offering views to the neighbouring park out west.

Marshland School, Christchurch Stage 2 Redevelopment At Marshland School, S&T's use of timber created an innovative and efficient approach to construction.  

Marshland School, Christchurch
Stage 2 Redevelopment

At Marshland School, S&T's use of timber created an innovative and efficient approach to construction.

 

 
Lemonwood Grove School Christchurch S&T's latest education project is a fabulous example of how innovative our learning environments can be. 

Lemonwood Grove School
Christchurch

S&T's latest education project is a fabulous example of how innovative our learning environments can be.