Andrews Govt To Build A New Richmond High School

Andrews Govt To Build A New Richmond High School

23 February 2017

Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews Getting It Done: Construction Starts At Richmond High Victor P Taffa Families in Melbourne’s booming inner suburbs will soon have access to a new school thanks to the Andrews Government the first vertical government high school built in Victoria. Premier Daniel Andrews, Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Richmond […]

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Minister Welcomes School Principals To 2017 ACEL Conference

Minister Welcomes School Principals To 2017 ACEL Conference

22 February 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Education Eva Lawler Happy Principals Mean Great Students Victor P Taffa School principals and education leaders from Australia and New Zealand have gathered in Darwin for the 2017 Australian Council for Educational Leaders (ACEL) conference. Education Minister Eva Lawler said the focus of the conference was ‘Unleashing the Power of Confidence,’ […]

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Hodgman Govt Introduces Middle Years Project

Hodgman Govt Introduces Middle Years Project

15 February 2017

Tasmania Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff Middle Years Project Supports Literacy And Numeracy Outcomes Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government has a long term plan to improve educational outcomes and ensure every Tasmanian student can look forward to a brighter future, Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff said. “With the budget back on […]

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Minister Unveils Willetton Senior High School Redevelopment

Minister Unveils Willetton Senior High School Redevelopment

14 February 2017

Western Australia Minister for Education Peter Collier Major Redevelopment Unveiled For Willetton Students Victor P Taffa Contemporary teaching and learning facilities officially opened at Willetton Senior High School New centre for student health and wellbeing Willetton Senior High School students will have more space to learn and grow thanks to brand new buildings housing classrooms, […]

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Rob Riley Memorial Prize Winners Awarded To Aboriginal Students For Year 2016

Rob Riley Memorial Prize Winners Awarded To Aboriginal Students For Year 2016

14 February 2017

Western Australia Minister for Education and Aboriginal Affairs Peter Collier WA’s Top Aboriginal Public School Students For 2016 Victor P Taffa Rob Riley Memorial Prizes awarded to students from Comet Bay College and Perth Modern School Winners receive $5,000 towards further education and training Two top Aboriginal public school Year 12 students for 2016 have […]

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Minister Presents Top Student Awards For Year 2016

Minister Presents Top Student Awards For Year 2016

12 February 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Education Eva Lawler Awards Recognise Top Students Victor P Taffa Education Minister Eva Lawler today presented awards recognising Territory students who achieved outstanding results in their 2016 studies. Ms. Lawler said the Northern Territory (NT) Board of Studies awards recognised top scoring students from across the Territory in primary, middle and […]

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Hodgman Govt Supports School Students Going Onto Years 11 And 12

Hodgman Govt Supports School Students Going Onto Years 11 And 12

08 February 2017

Tasmania Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff A brighter 2017 For Year 11 And 12 Students Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government’s goal is to lead the nation in education and create a job-ready generation. This means more students need to stay at school longer and remain engaged in education. We are sending a clear […]

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Consultation Period On New Preston High School Open Until 28 February 2017

Consultation Period On New Preston High School Open Until 28 February 2017

06 February 2017

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Have Your Say On The New Preston High School Victor P Taffa Families can now have their say on plans for the new Preston High School. Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Preston Robin Scott today opened community consultation on the new school, which will see the […]

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Minister Officially Opens New Schools In Melbourne’s North

Minister Officially Opens New Schools In Melbourne’s North

06 February 2017

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino New Schools Officially Open In Melbourne’s North Victor P Taffa Students in Melbourne’s north have started the 2017 school year in three brand new schools. “We are creating bright futures for our kids and ensuring they have access to the education they need in the state of-the-art facilities they […]

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Minister Officially Opens New Braitling Preschool

Minister Officially Opens New Braitling Preschool

02 February 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Education Eva Lawler Opening Of New $4.6 Million Braitling Preschool Victor P Taffa Education Minister Eva Lawler today officially opened the new $4.6 Million Braitling Preschool in Alice Springs. 60 students have enrolled at the new early childhood facility for the beginning of the 2017 school year. Ms. Lawler said new […]

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Minister Opens Woodland Grove Primary School

Minister Opens Woodland Grove Primary School

01 February 2017

Western Australia Minister for Education Peter Collier New Primary School Opens In Burgeoning Byford Victor P Taffa Woodland Grove Primary School officially opened One of five new public schools officially opening this year One of the first schools under a Public Private Partnership More than 400 students have started their 2017 school year in the […]

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Minister Welcomes Staff And Students To New Cranbourne Schools

Minister Welcomes Staff And Students To New Cranbourne Schools

31 January 2017

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino New Schools Open In Melbourne’s South-East Victor P Taffa More than 850 students in Melbourne’s south-east have started the 2017 school year in three new schools. Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Cranbourne Jude Perera today welcomed staff and students at Barton Primary in Cranbourne West, Tulliallan […]

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Sunshine North Puts Jigsaw Puzzle Together With More Places At Childcare Centre

Sunshine North Puts Jigsaw Puzzle Together With More Places At Childcare Centre

31 January 2017

Victoria Minister for Families and Children Jenny Mikakos More Kindergarten Places In Sunshine North Victor P Taffa An investment by the Victorian Government will see Sunshine North’s Jigsaw Childcare Centre offer an additional 36 places in its four-year-old kindergarten program. Member for St. Albans Natalie Suleyman announced the additional places at the opening of the […]

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Newbury Primary School Officially Opened By Minister

Newbury Primary School Officially Opened By Minister

29 January 2017

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Principals Of Victoria’s Newest Schools Celebrate Opening Victor P Taffa More than 2,700 students will start the 2017 school year in brand new schools thanks to the Andrews Government’s record investment in education. Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Yuroke Ros Spence today joined the principals of […]

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Victoria School Zones Speed Limits Recommences 31 January 2017

Victoria School Zones Speed Limits Recommences 31 January 2017

27 January 2017

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Back To School: Slow Down And Cross Safely Victor P Taffa Drivers are being urged to slow down and be cautious around school zones next week as the back to school rush gets underway. “Walking or riding to school is a great way for children to keep active, but […]

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Minister Marks Start Of Construction For New State School In Caloundra South

Minister Marks Start Of Construction For New State School In Caloundra South

22 January 2017

Queensland Minister for Education Kate Jones Construction Starts On Caloundra’s New State School Victor P Taffa Education Minister Kate Jones today turned the first sod to mark the start of construction of a new state school in Caloundra South. Ms. Jones said FKG Group had been contracted to build the new school in a brand […]

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Minister Welcomes New Energex Electricity Apprentices

Minister Welcomes New Energex Electricity Apprentices

17 January 2017

Queensland Minister for Training and Skills Yvette D’Ath New Energex Electricity Apprentices Welcomed Victor P Taffa Thirty-two new electricity apprentices have been officially welcomed to Energy Queensland’s Energex company. Minister for Training and Skills Yvette D’Ath was joined by Member for Kallangur and former Powerlink electrician Shane King to congratulate the apprentices on their new […]

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Victoria Polytechnic Receives Funding For Teaching Equipment

Victoria Polytechnic Receives Funding For Teaching Equipment

16 January 2017

Victoria Minister for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney State-Of-The-Art Training Equipment For Victoria Polytechnic Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is investing more than $550,000 in state-of-the-art, specialised teaching equipment for Victoria Polytechnic to meet the needs of both students and industry. “If we want to make sure apprentices and trainees are work-ready when they leave […]

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Evidence Required Of Parents And Carers With New Vaccination Procedure

Evidence Required Of Parents And Carers With New Vaccination Procedure

16 January 2017

South Australia Minister for Education and Child Development Susan Close New Vaccination Procedure For State Early Childhood Services Victor P Taffa Parents and carers whose children are enrolled in a government preschool or care service will be asked to provide evidence of their child’s immunisation status under a new procedure aimed at protecting children against […]

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Acting Minister Announces Independent Review Into School Funding Model

Acting Minister Announces Independent Review Into School Funding Model

10 January 2017

Northern Territory Acting Minister for Education Dale Wakefield Getting School Budgets Right Victor P Taffa Acting Minister for Education Dale Wakefield today announced an independent review into the Territory Government’s school funding model. “As we re-invest in our schools we want to ensure we have a funding model that is equitable and transparent, and distributes […]

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