Extension Primary School Hermenegildo Moreno

Villanueva de la Jara, Cuenca

Project date: March 2006
Work: July 2007
Builded surface: 4.695 m2

The intervention consists of the replacement of 5 classroom early childhood education and 8 new classrooms of primary education, connected to an existing building and the construction of a sports pavilion.

It is a compact volume, which allows as much free space as possible, and consists of two floors with classrooms focusing to the south.

Natural light is introduced in the interior space from the roof through glass boxes of colours that are perceived of a great chromatic variety depending on the viewpoint and the time of day.


Net areas:
• Nursery classrooms (5+1): 434 m2
• Primary classrooms (14+5): 1,438 m2
• Dining hall: 503 m2
• Sport hall: 673 m2
• Administration: 139 m2
• General services: 91 m2
• Outer area \(1 court\): 5,029 m2


Consejería de Educación de Castilla-La Mancha

Ramón Lahoz Rodríguez and Natalia López Matesanz

Jokine Crespo Arbisu, Nuria Martínez Salas, Alexandra Von Uckermann, Marta Rodríguez Fernández and Alicia Arnuero Martínez

Installation Engineer:
Ángel García

Construction Company:
Construcciones Lahoz Soto, SA

Fernando Alda