James Dodson presented New Baksalen School for the city council of Hammerfest on December 4th, concluding the three month sketch design phase. The project was well received and both the design and pedagogical solutions were praised by the project group.
New Baksalen School will Hammerfest's largest primary school with 2 paralell classes for grades 1-7. The sketch design also includes a multi-functional sports hall with full handball court, which can also be divided into 3.
SPINN Arkitekter revised the room program of the school together with Beate Aske Løtvedt of Norconsult in Bergen.