Category: Minister for Education

More Support To Make Schools Inclusive For All Students

More schools across Victoria will get a funding boost to build all-access play areas, sensory gardens and outdoor learning areas to support students with disabilities and additional needs, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Education James Merlino today visited Specimen Hill College in Bendigo to announce a further 93 schools across the state […]

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Tenth Tech School Opens In Bendigo

More than 126,000 students from 160 schools across the state now have access to the latest technology and innovative learning programs, with today’s official opening of the Bendigo Tech School also marking the tenth in Victoria. Minister for Education James Merlino said the new state-of-the-art facility delivers on a key $128 million election commitment to […]

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Delivering A Great Local School For Wendouree

Wendouree families will get the world-class local school their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to deliver a massive upgrade to Mount Rowan Secondary College. Labor will invest $3.5 million to further upgrade school facilities including the gym and music block and a new synthetic court. This builds on the more than $12 […]

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Delivering A Great Local School For Sebastopol

Sebastopol families will get the world-class local school their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to deliver a massive upgrade to Phoenix P-12 Community College. Labor will invest $11.7 million to build an additional two new indoor competition grade courts and relocate existing tennis courts. This builds on the $10.7 million already provided […]

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Delivering A Great Local School For Ocean Grove

Ocean Grove families will have the great local school their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to contribute $2 million towards an upgrade at Our Lady Star of Sea School. The $3 million project will include the construction of multi-purpose centre including three general learning areas, collaborative area, staff work space, small hall […]

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Delivering A Great Local School For Greensborough

Greensborough families will have the great local school their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to contribute $1.1 million towards an upgrade of St Thomas the Apostle School. The $3 million project will include the refurbishment and upgrade of general learning areas, student amenities and external learning areas. The upgrade is part of […]

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Delivering A Great Local School For St Kilda East

St Kilda East families will have the great local school their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to contribute $1 million towards an upgrade at St Mary’s School. The $2.5 million project will include refurbishment and upgrade of senior school general learning areas, collaborative spaces and associated areas. The upgrade is part of […]

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Hundreds Of Victorian Schools To Benefit From Funding

Victorian students at more than 480 schools across the state will soon benefit from having maintenance works carried out at their schools thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Education James Merlino today announced the schools would share in $20 million of Planned Maintenance Program funding to help address their various maintenance needs. The […]

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Delivering More Skills And Training For Casey Students

Students from 21 secondary schools in Casey will now have access to the latest technology and industry linked learning programs, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Education James Merlino today joined Member for Narre Warren North Luke Donnellan and Narre Warren South Judith Graley to officially open the state-of-the-art Casey Tech School, the […]

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Brand New Classrooms For Seaford Students

Seaford students now have bigger, better classrooms and facilities, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Education James Merlino today opened Seaford Park Primary School’s $3 million upgrade, which replaces relocatable classrooms with brand new, state of the art facilities. Students and staff will now be able to enjoy eight new classrooms, a new […]

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