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New classrooms for NSW public schools

Published: 22 January 2019
Thousands of students will go back to school next week in brand new classrooms and schools.
Inside a primary school classroom

Seventeen new and upgraded schools will open for the first day of Term 1 2019, providing almost 400 new classrooms for students across NSW.

The infrastructure project includes eight new schools and nine major upgrades. The project is part of a $6 billion investment into school infrastructure that will deliver new schools, educational facilities and classrooms.

New and upgraded schools opening Term 1 2019

  • Ballina Coast High School – new school, including 69 new classrooms
  • Bardia Public School – major upgrade, including 40 new classrooms
  • Bella Vista Public School – new school (stage 1), including 20 new classrooms
  • Bolwarra Public School – major upgrade, including 10 new classrooms
  • Cammeraygal High School – new senior campus site, including 30 classrooms
  • Cleveland St Intensive English – new school location, including 23 new classrooms and specialist learning spaces
  • Farrer High School – major upgrade, including a new technology building and boarding accommodation
  • Hunter School of Performing Arts – major upgrade, including new performing art facilities, a new gymnasium and new outdoor sports courts
  • Homebush West Public School – major upgrade, including 26 new classrooms and a rooftop playground
  • Lindfield Learning Village – new school (stage 1), including learning spaces for up to 350 students
  • Manly Vale Public School – major upgrade, including 40 new classrooms
  • Marie Bashir Public School – major upgrade, including 18 new classrooms
  • North Kellyville Public School – new school, including 40 new classrooms
  • Rainbow Street Public School – major upgrade, including 35 new classrooms
  • Randwick Public School – major upgrade, including 10 new classrooms
  • Yawarra Community School – new school with four state-of-the-art learning spaces for special needs students
  • Yandelora School – new school with 16 new classrooms to cater for students with moderate to severe disabilities.

Premier Gladys Berejiklian said the NSW Government is delivering world-class schools across the state.

“We are delivering the largest investment in public education infrastructure in the history of NSW,” Ms Berejiklian said.

In addition to the school infrastructure program, $847 million is being spent on school maintenance over four years, along with $500 million to provide air conditioning to more classrooms.

Find out more about NSW school infrastructure projects

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