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Christies Beach High School & Southern Vocational College is undergoing a facility upgrade.

Key features of the upgrade include:

  • Redeveloping 3 buildings to provide modern learning environments and provide additional capacity for the year 7 transition to high school. This includes refurbishment of the 2 levels of Senior School Science, Humanities and the re-located Resource Centre on the first level, as well as Student Services, Reception and Administration including a new Entry Foyer on the ground level. It also includes refurbishment of the ground floor of a building to accommodate the relocation of year 9 students and the refurbishment of the ground floor of another building to accommodate Art studies.
  • Upgrading of the front of the school to improve street appeal and presence within the Noarlunga Regional Centre, including landscaping to create a pedestrian plaza and upgrade of the south fa├žade of the main building to include the removal of the concrete awnings and the attachment of a decorative skin of mesh and translucent panels.
  • A seismic upgrade to a building, including additional steel bracing.
  • Formalisation of additional staff car parks and installation of external lighting.
  • Demolition of aged infrastructure.

Lead contractors:

Architect: Flightpath Architects

Builder: Pike Constructions

Project start:
October 2020
Expected completion:
July 2021
Current status:
Construction commenced