The Tech School facility is under construction. While this is happening, the Tech School host, committee and director are working with partner schools and local industry to finalise initial learning programs and determine administrative and equipment arrangements to ensure the Tech School will be fully functional when it opens mid-2018.
ABOUT THE PROJECT
Secondary school students from the Casey area will have access to cutting-edge learning at the Casey Tech School, hosted by Chisholm Institute at its Berwick Campus.
The Tech School will be a high-tech learning environment. Its innovative education programs will link with local industry to deliver real world learning. Students from 21 partner schools in Casey will access the Tech School throughout the year for specialised programs.
Casey Tech School will emphasise the vital science, technology, engineering and mathematics skills needed for the 21st century. It will enhance the programs schools provide, and help prepare students for the jobs of the future.
The architect is Spowers.
The builder is APM Group.
SITE AND HOST
Chisholm Institute is hosting the Casey Tech School at its Berwick Campus. Anticipated to open mid-2018, it will be housed in a newly constructed, innovative building.
The Director of the Casey Tech School is Ben Jenkinson.
INDUSTRY AND EDUCATION FOCUS
The Casey Tech School will have an education focus aligned to industries that are predicted to experience strong economic and employment growth:
- Biomedical technology
- Health and medical tech
- High tech manufacturing, production and processing technologies.
Secondary students from 21 partner schools will have access to high-tech learning at the cutting edge Casey Tech School.
Alkira Secondary College
- Berwick Secondary College
Casey Grammar School
Cranbourne East Secondary College
Cranbourne Secondary College
Fountain Gate Secondary College
Gleneagles Secondary College
Hallam Senior Secondary College
Hillcrest Christian College
Lyndhurst Secondary College
Maranatha Christian School
Narre Warren South P-12 College
Nossal High School
St Francis Xavier College
St Margaret's School
St Peter's College
Timbarra P-9 College
City of Casey
South East LLEN
St John of God Hospital
For more information about the Tech Schools initiative, visit
techschools.education.vic.gov.au or email