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Ulyankulu

Community and Play-Centred School

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Ulyankulu School is a community and play-centred school. It was designed as an 'educational village' intended for education, but also for the accommodation and encouragement of social activities involving the town.


The heart of the educational model is teaching through a theatre space. Therefore, in the heart of the school a theatre room is designed with the audience placed inside of a central courtyard shaded with the canopy of trees.

Location Ulyankulu, Tanzania

Organisation WAYAiR Foundation - NGO

Partner organisations Jeju Caritas Tabora ARH+ Date 2020

Scale of catchment Neighbourhood


Beneficiary Children all ages, Caregivers

Built environment component School building

Links/Sources

https://jeju.studio/portfolio/ulyankulu-school/

https://www.architectmagazine.com/project-gallery/ulyankulu-school_o

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