BUILDING BOOST FOR LOCAL SCHOOL
The Sunbury community will soon benefit from a massive school infrastructure boost, with the Andrews Labor Government delivering new schools and upgrades across the Catholic and independent education sectors.
Member for Sunbury Josh Bull today announced Red Rock Christian College as one of 34 schools across Victoria that will share in $70 million under Round 3 of the Non-Government Schools Capital Fund, which is delivering new schools, increasing capacity and providing modern facilities, as well as supporting the removal of asbestos and cladding.
Red Rock will benefit from a $1.5 million investment to upgrade and modernise the prep-year 2 centre and its facilities.
More than one third of Victorian students attend Catholic or independent schools – and this $402 million fund is ensuring students across the state are benefitting from new schools and better, more modern school infrastructure.
In the past seven years, the Labor Government has invested more than $10.9 billion in building new schools across the state and more than 1,700 school upgrades, creating 13,500 jobs in construction and through the supply chain.
Quotes attributable to Member for Sunbury Josh Bull MP
“Every Victorian student deserves the best opportunity to thrive when it comes to their education – and we’re proud to support better facilities for every school, whether it’s government, independent or Catholic.”
“This fund is helping Red Rock get this vital project off the ground to improve kids’ learning and expand facilities.”
“We are giving all Victorian schools access to facilities and classrooms that will lead them to bright futures.”