Introduction

About the Santa Cruz Waldorf School

Waldorf Education

Rudolf Steiner

Educational Philosophy

Existing Conditions

Site Information

Context

University of California

Santa Cruz

Surrounding landscape

Codes

Zoning

Climate

Current School

Students and Teachers

History

Where they are headed

Buildings

Existing Site Buildings

Current building program

Site Proposal and analysis

Forested Site

Occupied Site

Site Selection

Intent

Mission Statement for Upper School

Concept and Exploration

Assumptions

Need for a High School

Financing

Choice of Site

Architectural Precedents

Design Issues

Scope

Methodology

Case Studies

Clinton School, NY

Goetheanum, Dornach, Switzerland

Other Educational Philosophies

The State System

Catholic Schools

Montessori

Future

Programmatic Requirements

Spatial

Functional

Design Intent

Room Documentation

Technical Requirements

Daylighting and Environmental

Daylighting Solution

Structural

Circulation

Design Process

Transition of Words to Form

Documentation of Process

Critique Comments

Model Documentation

Conclusion

Appendix

Bibliography