Thompsons West Primary School (interim name)

Location
75 Welsummer Drive Clyde North 3978

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New School

  • Start

    Q2 2023
  • Planning

  • Design

  • Construction

  • Finish

    Q1 2025

The above dates are forecast only and subject to change.

About the project

We’re building a new primary school in Clyde North. It will open day one of Term 1 in 2025 and help the growing local population get great education close to home.

The school will open for enrolments for students in Prep to Grade 6. It will be able to enrol up to 650 students when the school is complete. You can find out if you're in the school enrolment zone by entering your address at findmyschool.vic.gov.au.

For enrolment queries, please email thompsons.west.ps@education.vic.gov.au.

Have a say on your new school’s name

We are consulting on a name for Thompsons West Primary School (interim name).

In our commitment to school names in Aboriginal languages, the Bunurong Traditional Owner group has been consulted and has provided a shortlist of names for this new school.

The Department of Education will use your preferences to decide on this school’s name.

Have your say by taking the survey on the Engage Victoria website.

Principal appointment

Nicole Walker has been appointed principal of Thompsons West Primary School (interim name). She has 35 years' experience in education and been principal of 3 government primary schools. She is an optimistic, passionate and self-driven leader. She embraces school culture and creating safe and beneficial learning environments for all. 

Facilities

When open for Term 1, 2025 the school will include:

  • an administration building
  • a learning neighbourhood
  • a community hub
  • hardcourts
  • a carpark
  • a sports field. 

Funding

In the 2023–24 State Budget the school received a share of $573.178 million

Funding type

  • New School

Thompsons West Primary School (interim name) – indicative site plan

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Location map of Thompsons West Primary School (interim name)

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