"Fernão Mendes" Pinto High School
Parque Escolar EPE
Francisco Aires Mateus Arquitectos, Lda
11300,00 m 2
The purpose of the Parque Escolar with this intervention is to rehabilitate the existing built heritage (significantly improving their infrastructural conditions) introducing new program areas that can provide an effective modernization in the school environment at the organizational level functional space. The rehabilitation of all outdoor spaces, is also expected, given their important use.
As the works of Renewal and Expansion of Secondary School Fernão Mendes Pinto in Almada, will run with the school in operation, it is inevitable that the intervention is phased, thereby ensuring the continued operation of the school and taking advantage of the period not academic, as much as possible.
The intervention comprises a building area of approximately 13,600 m2, being a school based on a lot with 30,350 m2. The school is currently composed of six pavilions primarily for classrooms, a hall where he runs the cafeteria, library and administrative areas and even a sports hall.
The solution proposal, includes the rehabilitation of four existing school buildings (Bodies C1, C2, C3 and B), the complete demolition of the cafeteria building, the rehabilitation of the Sports Pavilion and outdoor spaces and also the construction of two new buildings: A1 Body - new Opportunities Centre; Body A2 - Social Building.