Britain's Best Architects
Britain's Best Architects who have won one or more RIBA Awards for schools since 2000 are listed below with their award winning projects and with links to the firms' websites.
The criteria for inclusion in our list of Britain's Best Architects are that:
- The firm must be an RIBA
- The firm must have won at least three RIBA Awards (for any type of building) since 2000.
We recommend the firms listed below
as outstanding candidates for consideration if you are compiling a short list of
architects for a school building project.
2009: Cardinal Hume School, Gateshead.
2011: Knop Law Primary School, Newcastle upon Tyne.
2013: Jesmond Gardens Primary School, Hartlepool.
2000: Great Notley Primary School, near Braintree, Essex.
2003: Jubilee School, London.
2008: Westminster Academy, London.
2012: Kirk Balk Community College, Barnsley.
2013: Kingswood Academy, Hull.
2015: Brentwood School, Wandsworth
Allies & Morrison
2014: Brighton College boarding house.
2015: St.Thomas the Apostle College school, Southwark
Building Design Partnership
2002: Hampden Gurney Primary School, Nutford Place, London.
2007: Devonshire Primary School, Blackpool.
2007: Marlowe Academy, Ramsgate.
Cottrell & Vermeulen Architects
2002: Westborough Primary School, Westcliff-on-Sea.
2005: Neighbourhood Nursery and Children's Centre, Hounslow.
2012: Brentwood School Sixth Form Centre.
2013: Westborough Primary School, Westcliff-on Sea.
de Rijke Marsh Morgan
2010: Clapham Manor Primary School.
2013: St.Alban's Academy, Birmingham.
2004: Hoyle Early Years Centre, Bury.
2006: John Perry Children's Centre & Nursery, Dagenham.
2008: Canon Popham Foundation, Sheffield.
2008: William Bellamy Centre, London.
2009: Pond Meadow School.
2010: Christ's College School, Diocese of Guildford.
Ellis Williams Architects
2005: Longley Park Sixth Form College.
Eric Parry Architects
2007: Bedford Music School, Bedford.
2006: Northampton Academy, Northampton.
2008: Science Technology Block, Oundle School.
2009: St Mary Magdalene School, London.
2011: Chelsea Academy, London.
2014: Draper's Academy, London.
2015: William Perkin High School, London.
2017: Bedales School art & design building, Hampshire.
Foster & Partners
2004: Business Academy, Bexley.
2008: Thomas Deacon Academy, Peterborough.
Gollifer Langstone Architects
2007: Broadwater Farm Children's Centre, London N17.
2008: Classroom of the Future, Camden, London.
2017: Laboratory, Dulwich College.
2014: Hilden Grange Prreparatory School, Tonbridge.
Hayhurst & Co London.
2013: Hayes Primary School, Croydon.
Henley Halebrown Rorrison
2009: St Benedict's School.
2008: Sanger Building, Music School, Bryanston School.
2012: Henrietta Barnett
2011: Michael Faraday Community School, Southwark, London.
Jestico + Whiles
2011: Stoke Newington School & Sixth Form, London.
2015: John Roan School, Greenwich
Nicholas Hare Architects
2009: Joseph Chamberlain Sixth Form College.
2015: Science Building, St.Paul's School, London
2015: Uppingham School Science Centre, Rutland
Penoyre & Prasad
2003: Charter School, London.
2005: Prior Weston School Temporary Accommodation.
2009: The Minster School.
2009: Merchants Academy.
2015: Ashmount Primary School, Crouch Hill, London
Pringle Richards Sharratt
2001: Shrewsbury School Auditorium & Music School.
Rogers Stirk Harbour
2005: Mossbourne Community Academy.
Sarah Wigglesworth Architects
2005: Classroom of the Future, Sheffield.
2013: Takely Primary School, Dunmow, Essex.
Studio E Architects
2002: New Girls Boarding Houses, Haileybury College, Herts.
2008: Music Centre, Watford Grammar School for Boys.
2011: Sevenoaks School Performing Arts Centre.
van Heyningen & Haward
2010: Edward Alleyn Building, Alleyn's School.
Walters & Cohen
2006: Teaching & Administration Buildings, Bedales School, Hampshire.
2007: Redbrook Hayes School, Rugeley.
Wilkinson Eyre Architects
2008: Brunel Academy, Bristol.
Britain's Best Architects listed by building type: Arts Centres, Botanical, Bridges, Car Parks, Civic Buildings, Community Centres, Conference Centres, Conservation, Further Education, Healthcare, Hotels, Housing, Industrial, Libraries, Mixed Use, Museums & Galleries, Offices, Private Houses, Public Art & Memorials, Religious, Retail, Schools, Sports, Theatres & Concert Halls, Transport, Universities, Urban Design, Visitor Centres.
Publisher: The Britain's Best Architects website is published by Extonet Ltd. It is edited by Dr Alex Reid, formerly Director General of the Royal Institute of British Architects.