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New School Building And Classrooms In Ringwood

Students will have access to a new state-of-the-art building and classrooms at Ringwood Secondary College, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane today toured the site in Ringwood to see firsthand the exciting $13 million redevelopment of the school. Stage one of the […]

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More Outdoor Play Space For Students In Ferny Creek

Students in Ferny Creek now have access to upgraded sporting facilities and sheltered play space, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Education and Member for Monbulk James Merlino today visited Ferny Creek Primary School to open the new roof for the netball court as part of a $285,000 upgrade. Ferny Creek Primary School […]

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New Classrooms And Sports Area For Basin Primary School

Students at The Basin Primary School will soon be able to enjoy first-rate classrooms and sporting facilities thanks to investments from the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Education and Member for Monbulk James Merlino today toured the construction site to view progress of the $7.88 million upgrade, located on Mountain Highway near the Dandenong Ranges. […]

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Building The Education State In Miners Rest

Miners Rest families are a step closer to having the world-class school facilities they deserve with consultation now open on a bigger and better Miners Rest Primary School thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Premier Daniel Andrews today met with students and teachers at the school to discuss the much needed upgrade at this fast […]

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Helping Bendigo Students Get The Skills To Work

Students in Bendigo will soon be able to finish high school with an apprenticeship or traineeship, ready for work in high demand and high growth industries thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Education James Merlino today visited Bendigo Senior Secondary College to announce the Labor Government’s new Head Start Apprenticeships and Traineeships initiative […]

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Bendigo’s New Tech School On Track

Students from 14 secondary schools in Bendigo will soon have access to the latest technology and learning programs with the Bendigo Tech School on track to open later this year. Minister for Education James Merlino, Member for Bendigo East Jacinta Allan and Member for Bendigo West Maree Edwards today visited the school to see firsthand […]

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New Era For Ballarat Secondary College

Families in Ballarat will have access to two new stand-alone secondary schools in time for the 2019 school year, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. From next year, Ballarat Secondary College’s two campuses will be turned into two separate high schools: Mount Rowan Secondary College at the Mount Rowan campus in Wendouree and Woodmans Hill […]

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New Classroom And Community Centre For Belgrave South Students

Students at Belgrave South Primary School will soon benefit from a new classroom and community centre, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Education and Member for Monbulk James Merlino today announced Belgrave South Primary School, in Yarra Ranges, will receive $200,000 to build the new, modern outdoor classroom and community centre. The dilapidated […]

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New Programs For Schools To Build Digital Tech Skills

Every government school student will have access to Minecraft: Education Edition as part of a new partnership with the Andrews Labor Government to give students access to the very best digital and science technology. Under the new agreement between the Government and Microsoft, a broad range of software, including Minecraft: Education Edition is now available […]

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Have Your Say On A Bigger, Better Miners Rest Primary School

Ballarat families can now have their say on plans for a bigger, better Miners Rest Primary School. Minister for Education James Merlino this week opened community consultation on the school’s upgrade and expansion, following the Andrews Labor Government’s investment of $4.5 million in the Victorian Budget 2018/19 for the redevelopment. The community consultation will give […]

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