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John Pirie Secondary School is undergoing a facility upgrade.

Key features of the upgrade include:

  • extension and refurbishment of the Powerhouse Theatre to provide additional flexible performance and music learning spaces, with improved street presence and public entrance for school performances
  • construction of 2 new middle school buildings with flexible general and serviced learning spaces, teacher preparation, withdrawal rooms and storage
  • refurbished learning spaces to provide an improved inclusive education unit location incorporating a new special options class
  • landscaping to new and refurbished areas
  • a new car park with disability access parking
  • demolition of ageing infrastructure.
Project start:
August 2020
Expected completion:
October 2021
Current status:
Under construction