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School Building Projects

  • Prahran High

    Funding

    In the 2016-17 State Budget, $5 million has been allocated to this project. This funding is in addition to the $20 million previously committed. The total funding for this project is $25 million.

    Status

    Masterplanning

    Address

    144 High Street, Prahran

    Project Type

    New School



    Description

    Prahran High School will provide a standalone co-educational 7-12 school for the Prahran community. The school will be built on High St, Prahran at the site of the previous Prahran campus of Swinburne University.

    A planning committee, led by the Department, has been established for the project, and includes members from City of Stonnington, local primary and secondary principals, parents and community members. The role of the committee is to provide strategic advice on key planning and implementation decisions from a cross-section of the community.


    Timelines

    Architects appointed: COMPLETE ü
    Project inception/Pre-planning: IN PROGRESS
    Designs finalised and released: Q3, 2016
    Site preparation: Q1, 2017
    Construction tenders issued: Q2, 2017
    Construction commences: Q3, 2017
    Enrolments open: Q2/3, 2018 - TBC
    Principal appointed: Q2/3, 2018 - TBC
    Construction completed: Q1 2019
    School fit out: Q4, 2018
    School opens: January 2019


    For more information, see: Prahran High