East Coast School is a nine-year school in Jiangdong New District, Heyuan City, Guangdong Province. It is designed for 90 classes: 30 classes in middle school and 60 classes in primary school, with a total construction area of about 50,000 square meters. The project is located above an irregular long land of 55,000 square meters between two mountain parks. The design takes the landscape as the entry point, combines the natural landscape with traffic routes, and the building is shaped as the viewing device overlooking the city parks on both sides, so as to establish the connection and dialogue between the building and the landscape.
▼小学部日景，day view of the primary school
▼初中部日景，day view of the middle school
Establish a viewing route, construct the space order. On the west side of the base is the city road, and 400 meters of playground and sports field are set up parallel along the road side. The building is arranged on the east side of the mountain park, far away from the road noise, creating a quiet learning environment. A dynamic, smooth and multi-directional open viewing verandah is set up around the north, east and south of the playground, winding through the base from north to south to maximize the extended viewing route, so that students can freely enjoy the beautiful scenery of the mountain park on the east and west sides of every building space through the campus.
▼环绕操场北、东和南三边的观景开放游廊，a dynamic open viewing verandah is set up around the north, east and south of the playground
▼北望游廊，north view of the veranda
▼景框看台望操场，viewing the playground from the veranda
On the basis of winding wandering line will corridor evolved into several length, height of orange box splicing, easy fall in the base and embedded in the main building, box toward the formation of the landscape open scene frame, each scene frame corresponding to different landscape view, people in the process of travel with the scene frame rotation and advance in scene.
▼景框立面，facade with framing boxes
▼透过景框望东侧山体，viewing the landscape from the framing box of the facade
▼立面L型窗，L-shape openings on the facade
The scattered platform
The base is vertical to the north and high to the south, using the height difference of 6 meters from the north and south to divide the base into four platforms with different elevation. At the same time, combined with the height difference between the four platform and the playground, the situation of the scene frame synthesized into the playground, the podium is embedded in it, to resolve the problem that the stadium stand can not be set up due to the land tension.
▼小学部南门，south entrance of the primary school
▼跌台展厅，stepped circulation space
▼内院看山体公园，viewing the mountain from the courtyard
▼初中部内院，inner courtyard of the middle school
▼天光中庭，atrium with skylight
建筑师：郭钦恩 邓寿朋 汪垚 周澧骊
设计时间：2017.5 – 2019.12