AARON MILKEN CENTER
A world-class early education campus with state-of-the-art outdoor learning environments and a wide range of specialty gardens and play areas that connect children with nature.
This new construction primary school will feature an extensive array of innovative outdoor educational spaces that are interconnected throughout the campus. Project elements include a sensory sound garden; gardens for a fauna, flora, and farm-to-table program including space for small animals; spots for water, sand, and mud play; climbing structures; native habitat spaces; bike paths; and art space.
Renderings by SALT
Each zone provides an opportunity for a variation on the planting palette that best compliments or supports the user function, such as large trees for areas that need shade, low maintenance natives around the play areas, a variety of hydrophilic grasses in the rain garden, and stimulating plants for the sensory garden.