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MICKLEHAM PRIMARY UPGRADE A STEP CLOSER

Students at Mickleham Primary School are a step closer to getting the facilities they need for a great start in life, with an architect appointed to design the school’s exciting upgrade.

UPGRADING MICKLEHAM PRIMARY SCHOOL BRICK BY BRICK

Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Yuroke Ros Spence today announced Mickleham Primary School will receive a $21.433 million upgrade, following the more than $7 million announced through the Infrastructure Planning and Acceleration Fund, to acquire land and rebuild the school on an expanded site.

TWO NEW SCHOOLS FUNDED TO BOOST ECONOMY

Member Yuroke Ros Spence today announced two new schools in Greenvale and Mickleham would receive $8 million as part of more than 50 projects under the Non-Government Schools Capital Fund.

NEW MODULAR KINDER FOR MICKLEHAM

Member for Yuroke Ros Spence today announced that a new two-room modular kindergarten will be provided for the soon-to-be-built community centre in Mickleham, thanks to a $1.5 million grant from the Andrews Labor Government, and in partnership with Hume City Council.

CONSULTATION OPEN TO NAME NEW LOCAL SCHOOLS

Families in Victoria’s fastest growing areas are a step closer to getting the state-of-the-art schools they deserve, with the appointment of new principals at all 14 schools opening in 2021 and commencement of community consultation to name the new schools.

MORE LOCALS IN YUROKE GET BACK TO WORK

Local workers who have lost work due to the coronavirus pandemic will have access to new jobs through the Victorian Government’s Working for Victoria initiative, as part of a campaign to keep communities safe and get people back into work.