Penguin District School

Penguin District School will undergo a $20 million redevelopment, providing new state-of-the-art learning facilities for students from birth to Year 12.

The redevelopment will bring together the primary and secondary schools on the existing secondary school site, delivering a combination of new and upgraded facilities.

Phase 1 of community consultation for the redevelopment of Penguin District School commenced on 25 October 2018 and was completed on 30 November 2018.  Click here to view the Penguin District School Community Engagement Phase 1 Outcomes Report.

Phase 2 of community consultation for the redevelopment of Penguin District School was completed in November 2019.  Click here to view the Penguin District School Community Engagement Phase 2 Outcomes Report.

 

Current Status

Design

Construction Commencement

2020

Expected Completion

2022

Funding

State Government - $20m

Community Engagement

Engagement is now closed.

The initial stage of community engagement informs project initiation and planning.

Thank you for your input.

 

Project Initiation & Planning

Commencement early 2019

Update

The architect for the redevelopment has now been appointed.  6TY P/L based in Launceston and Devonport now has the challenging task of reviewing community feedback and developing concept designs for how the school might look and function.

 

 

Development of Master Plan

Development of concept master plan expected mid 2019.

Community Engagement

Engagement has now closed

Planning is progressing and a concept plan has now been developed. This concept has been shaped by students, teachers and the community along with the educational needs of the region.

 

Design

Design development of the approved master plan in readiness for tendering and construction

Anticipated completion is early 2020

Construction

Anticipated timeframe for commencement of construction is 2020

Completion

Anticipated timeframe for the redevelopment of Penguin District School is expected to be completed in 2022