New Schools PPP

Overview

The New Schools PPP Project will see fifteen new schools delivered across some of the State's fastest growing metropolitan and regional communities, with the schools to open for the 2017 and 2018 school years.


Project name

New Schools Public Private Partnership Project

Alkira Secondary Classroom

Status

Contract let

Department or agency

Department of Education and Training

Private sector partner

Learning Communities Victoria comprising Amber as sponsor, ClarkeHopkinsClarke as architect, Watpac as builder, Spotless as facilities manager and YMCA and CERES as community partners.

Description

The private sector will finance, design, construct and maintain the new schools over a 25 year period. The State will retain school ownership and responsibility for delivering educational services.

 Schools to open in 2017

  • Casey Central East Primary School (Cranbourne North)
  • Cranbourne South West Primary School (Cranbourne West)
  • Heather Grove Primary School (Clyde North)
  • Epping North Primary School (Epping North)
  • Mernda Central Prep – Year 12 School (Mernda)  - including primary and secondary school components
  • Mernda South Primary School (Mernda)
  • Pakenham South West Primary School (Pakenham)
  • Point Cook South Prep – Year 9 School (Point Cook)

Schools to open in 2018

  • Armstrong Creek Education Precinct (Armstrong Creek) – including Armstrong Creek Special School and Armstrong Creek Primary School
  • Bannockburn Prep – Year 12 School (Bannockburn) - including primary and secondary school components
  • North Geelong Special Developmental School (Hamlyn Heights)
  • Torquay North Primary School (Torquay North)

A Project Summary was released in March 2016 and is available at the link below.

Construction of the first group of schools is underway.


Information

Website: New Schools Public Private Partnership (PPP) Project

Related information

New Schools PPP Project Summary - March 2016 (PDF 5.87mb)

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