Park View Community School

Park View Community School

Park View Community School

Park View Community School, Miles Platting

Value: £7m
Client: Manchester City Council
Procurement: Manchester Framework 1
Architect: Ellis Williams Architects
Contractor: Bramall Construction Ltd


Park View Community School has been designed to achieve leading edge standards of carbon efficiency.  The completed scheme is highly efficient with a 53% reduction in CO over Part L targets.  55% of the school's energy is provided by the on-site renewable air source heat pumps.  BCM and the team set very high targets which have been exceeded whilst delivering within traditional cost parameters.

The completed building is a leading example of low carbon design.  


  • EPC rating: A23 (top 0.1% of primary schools in England at the time of completion)
  • BREEAM rating: Very Good
  • 53% improvement in CO2 emissions
  • 55% on site renewable energy source
  • Good daylight factors
  • Meets Manchester's Sustainability Planning Requirements