Mubuga Primary School

  • Mubuga Primary School, Musanze District, Rwanda, 2015
  • Photo: Iwan Baan
  • In 2015 MASS Design Group completed the Mubuga Primary School to serve as a model for Rwandan public education and create an exemplary comfortable, healthy, and playful learning environment. 
  • Photo: Iwan Baan
  • The facility features new prototypical classrooms that ensure adequate daylight, ventilation, and acoustics for engaged learning, as well as an Advanced Education Center with a library and teachers’ resources space.
  • Photo: Iwan Baan
  • Photo: Iwan Baan
  • Photo: Iwan Baan
  • The school is landscaped with distinct play areas, a volley ball court, and outdoor education areas, creating a campus with an emphasis on play and sports as a means to promote healing and unity.
  • Photo: Iwan Baan
  • Photo: Iwan Baan
  • Photo: Iwan Baan
  • The construction utilized local materials, techniques, and labor, to ensure design solutions are replicable locally to address issues of school infrastructure throughout the region.