Tapuz Primary School

Tapuz (‘orange’ the fruit) Primary school is situated on a small sloping site in an orchard in Pardesiya in the Sharon region. The building comprises of 28 classes with teachers and head master quarters and multi-use spaces are found to which the building amounts to 4000 sqm.


The school is designed as public space that contains 4 components. The primary school is part of the chain of these components. A municipal library also attaches to the compound along the length. As a result of the small site, the building becomes long with a street-like morphology along the landscape.

Commissioner: Pardesiya municipality

Site Area: 7 acres

Building area: 4,000 sqm

Building Cost: 16,000,000 NIS

Building contractor: Amiram Sivan – Building company LTD

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