Outside The School
How wide is the front door opening to your school?
The doorway needs to be wider than 32 inches for someone who uses a wheelchair or crutches to get into a room easily.
How many inches off the floor is the countertop at the main office?
The counter height should be no higher than 48 inches from the ground so someone in a wheelchair can see over it easily.
How many inches off the floor is the lowest water fountain spout?
The water fountain spout needs to be no higher than 36 inches for someone in a wheelchair to reach it.
How far off the ground is the bottom of the water fountain?
The bottom of the water fountain needs to 27 inches for someone using a wheelchair to fit under it to get a drink.
How many inches off the ground is the cafeteria line slide for the trays?
The tray slide should be no higher than 34 inches off the ground so someone in a wheelchair is able to move their tray down the line without needing help to push it.
How many inches are there between the stacks?
There should be at least 42 inches between the library stacks to allow someone in a wheelchair to move easily between the stacks.