Emerson School

1430 Heatherton Road Dandenong 3175

Upgrade and Modernisation

  • Start

    Q2 2018
  • Planning

  • Design

  • Construction

  • Finish

    Q4 2023

The above dates are forecast only and subject to change.

About the project

We developed a master plan for the school with the initial project funding. With the recent funding, we delivered this master plan and built new administration and learning areas, and a library. 

This school benefited from Victoria’s largest ever single investment in upgrading specialist schools, with 39 sharing $388.8 million.


In the 2018-19 State Budget, $17.2 million was allocated to schools across the State for planning. This included funding for this school. From the 2020-21 Infrastructure Planning and Acceleration fund, the school was allocated $1.56 million. in planning funding. In the 2020-21 State Budget, the school received $14.04 million.

Funding type

  • Upgrade and Modernisation