ARCHITECT APPOINTED FOR KISMET PARK PRIMARY SCHOOL UPGRADE
Better facilities are on their way for students at Kismet Park Primary School.
Member for Sunbury Josh Bull today announced E plus architecture would design works to upgrade and transform the school oval with state-of-the-art synthetic turf.
The Andrews Labor Government has provided $463,125 to go towards the project.
The Victorian Budget 2021/22 invests $20 million in the Minor Capital Works Fund to improve learning spaces as well as the condition and character of schools.
Schools have been allocated funding to fast-track priority projects under the Minor Capital Works Fund to improve learning environments as well as the condition and character of schools.
In the past seven years, the Victorian Government has invested more than $10.9 billion in building new schools and more than 1,700 school upgrades, creating around 13,500 jobs in construction and associated industries. It is now ahead of schedule in its commitment to open 100 new schools by 2026, with 62 new schools opening between 2019 and 2024.
Quotes attributable to Minister for Education James Merlino
“Every student should have a great school, no matter where they live. That’s why we’re investing in hundreds of small but important projects that will make a big difference for schools and create jobs for Victorians.”
Quotes attributable to Member for Sunbury Josh Bull MP
“I know how much our local students enjoy outdoor play and recreation, which is why we are transforming the oval at Kismet Park Primary School.”
“Sunbury families are a step closer to getting the great local school facilities their kids need to thrive.”