Brooklyn Center Schools, Brooklyn Center, MN › New school space in office building
This school is a learning center for students requiring special education. The project directive was to create an environment similar to today's workplace. The goal was to ready students for the working world by giving them a vision of the future. The principle wanted a space that was energizing, colorful, and functional.
Brooklyn Center Schools, Brooklyn Center, MN : Classroom Corridors
These are views of the classroom corridors. Colorful blocks of color are used in the flooring to help distinguish pathways and also help with room identification.
The high school also has a program for children of parents who attend the high school. Colors here are also bright and cheerful and in a palette that was chosen by the educators. Carpet padding helps a softer cushion underfoot for infants and those who care for the infants.