As your dedicated architect and project management consultant, we support and facilitate your school’s success
The Ministry of Education requires that schools engage a project manager to initiate all works, so make the right choice with a business that goes above and beyond for your campus.
Schools choose us because we share their passion for creating spaces that empower students and teachers to grow and thrive.
We take pride in planning and designing modern, flexible and innovative learning environments using:
Cutting edge technology
Collaboration between numerous stakeholders
Our role in the education sector
Gisler Architects works alongside Boards of Trustees and liaises with the Ministry of Education to create master plans, lead design services, and project manage educational facilities – transforming them into inspiring and innovative spaces.
As a school principal or Board of Trustees member, you face the challenge of planning your school’s future developments, engaging the right contractors, managing budgets and ensuring compliance with the MoE guidelines and building code regulations.
Our education services encompass a full range of school planning needs:
- Roll growth calculation
- Feasibility studies
- Master planning and resource planning
- Administration and student services blocks
- General and specialist classrooms
- Technology and information technology centres
- Multipurpose halls
- Performing arts centres
- Learning Support Modifications (LSM)
Gisler Architects has a specialised method for educational projects
We’ve established a refined process to ensure the compliance, integrity, and longevity of the educational facilities we create.
By ensuring best practice approaches to risk identification and health and safety, and facilitating collaboration between stakeholders, Gisler Architects delivers a result that reflects your aspirations.
As a proud New Zealand business, we are committed to upholding the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi and carry this responsibility into every project. Fostering sustainable building practices, transparent and collaborative communication with stakeholders, and planning with the next generation in mind is at the heart of this philosophy.
As specialists in educational architecture and project management, we’ve built an impressive portfolio and a network of happy clients.
Tim and his team at Gisler Architects have worked with the Hamilton Diocese for over 25 years. In this time they've provided architectural design and project management services to all of our 32 schools, from minor projects to extensive rebuilds. Tim and his team have an excellent understanding of the special character of our schools and the education sector as a whole. The ongoing mentorship and development support they provide to us makes Gisler Architects an invaluable partner.
Schools Property and Finance Manager
Catholic Integrated Schools Office, Hamilton Catholic Diocese
We look forward to visiting your school and building a tailored plan for your requirements. We work with you to provide quality, innovative and cost-effective architectural solutions that surpass compliance guidelines and create an inspiring space for teachers and students.