St. Catherine’s British Embassy School, Athens, Greece


Project date: 2008

Services: Project Management

Project owner: St. Catherines School

Location: Attiki, Greece

St. Catherine’s School has acquired a land plot of 28.500m2 in order to construct its new education facilities that will accommodate approximately 1.100 students. The building program incorporates 10.500 m2 of enclosed space in addition to outdoor facilities that will reflect the School’s history and ethos including all the amenities that a modern school should be able to offer to its pupils in order to facilitate the learning process. The goal of the School is to create a series of environmentally friendly building structures and gently landscaped areas. Focal undertook an initial executive level Due Diligence on the available site and collaborated with the school to develop a project brief. Tasks also included procurement of architectural design firm and follow up of design progress up to permit level documentation. In parallel we have developed the capex budget and monitored progress of fundraising supporting with necessary promotion of the special zoning permits.