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The School District and the design team felt it would benefit the two projects to have both of the schools work through the Programming phase together, increasing the creativity and energy of the combined group and cross pollinating the best ideas.
Programming has three basic activities:
The Programming phase of the project is where the design begins. It is the research and decision-making process that identifies the scope of work to be designed. The Architects and Engineers listen to the Owners and User Groups, helping guide them through a process that will define the scope and functions of the buildings and site.