Namrita Celine Mathew


Neighbourhood School at Cochin, Kerala

In the dense city of Cochin (Kacheripady), lies this school for children between the ages 5 and 15. The site consists of two plots of land, one which holds a public wing whose access is extended to the neighbourhood community and the latter for the school children. The public wing houses spaces that are designated for extra-curricular activities, public gatherings and administration, While the schooling block holds all the Learning Spaces, Laboratories and the Library.

Report Content

Pedagogy of the School

Activity and Area Mapping

Site Study

Climate Study and Case Study

Design Process :Mass models, Mass and Void diagrams

Ground Floor Plan (Celebration) & First Floor Plan

Second Floor Plan and Roof Plan

Celebration Section and Elevation


Wall Section and Sketches