Schwabe Suter

school complex . Rothenburg

© Damian Poffet

Schwabe Suter Architekten . photos: © Damian Poffet

The Rothenburg school complex is located slightly outside the centre on a hill and has a campus-like structure due to the concentration of school buildings. The new secondary school with a sports hall complements the complex and strengthens the idea of the campus. The new building is divided into three parts: The four-storey school wing adjoins a one-storey intermediate building which forms the connection to the triple sports hall. All parts are connected in the ground floor and basement. The arrangement of the parts results in an almost square and compact plan of the building. The two parts of the building – the secondary school and the sports hall – have their own entrances and can therefore be used independently of each other. Continue reading Schwabe Suter