​​​​​​​​​​​​​PROJECT UPDATE

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.

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Architect

The architect is Spowers.

Builder

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 indus​tries that are predicted to experience strong economic and employment growth:

  • Biomedical technology
  • Health and medical tech
  • High tech manufacturing, production and processing technologies.

​enrolment

Secondary students from 21 partner schools will have access to high-tech learning at the cutting edge Casey Tech School.


PARTNERS​​

​School partners​

​​Other partners

  • Alkira Secondary College
  • Beaconhills College
  • Berwick Secondary College
  • Casey Grammar School
  • Cranbourne East Secondary College
  • Cranbourne Secondary College
  • Doveton College
  • Fountain Gate Secondary College
  • Gleneagles Secondary College
  • Hallam Senior Secondary College
  • Heritage College
  • Hillcrest Christian College
  • Kambrya 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
  • Monash University
  • South East LLEN​
  • St John of God Hospital
  • Successful Endeavours

More information

For more information about the Tech Schools initiative, visit techschools.education.vic.gov.au or email tech.schools@edumail.vic.gov.au​

PROJECT TIMELINE
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  • SITE SELECTED

  • INDUSTRY FOCUS SELECTED

  • LOCAL GOVERNANCE COMMITTEE ESTABLISHED

  • ​​EDUCATION PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT COMMENCED

  • ​​ARCHITECT APPOINTED

  • ​​ARCHITECT designs approved

  • ​​tech school director appointed

  •  

    construction​ commenced

  • CONSTRUCTION COMPLETE

    Mid 2018

  • ANTICIPATED OPENING​

    Mid 2018

The above dates are forecasted only and subject to change.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


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