Western Sydney will benefit from the record $4.2 billion investment over four years in new and upgraded schools infrastructure, announced in this Budget.
Education investments in Western Sydney include:
- St Clair Innovation Centre rebuild and upgrade
- Carlingford Public School upgrade
- works are continuing on new schools at Arthur Phillip High School, Bella Vista Public School, Hurlstone Agricultural High School, Narellan School, North Kellyville Public School, Parramatta Public School, O’Connell Street Public School and Wentworth Point Public School
- upgrades are progressing at Ajuga School, Auburn North Public School, Bardia Public School, Campbell House School, Cecil Hills Public School, Glenfield Park School, a selective high school at Glenfield, Lidcombe Public School, Oran Park Public School, Prestons Public School, Rosehill Public School and William Stimson Public School.
The Government is also establishing the Aboriginal Centre for Excellence in Western Sydney, which has a particular focus on assisting young Aboriginal people to effectively transition to education, training and sustainable employment and connecting them to the economic opportunities stemming from the region’s growth.