Sorell School

Sorell School is the oldest continually-operating public school in Australia, having provided education and care for local children and families on the same site since 1821.

The School will undergo a $25.75 million redevelopment, delivering a combination of new buildings and refurbishment of existing facilities, including a new Child and Family Learning Centre.

Phase 1 of community consultation for the redevelopment was completed in March 2019.  Click here to view the Sorell School Community Engagement Phase 1 Outcomes Report.

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

 

Current Status

Design

Construction Commencement

2020

Expected Completion

2023

Funding

State Government - $25.75m

Community Engagement

Engagement is now closed

Extensive community engagement will provide opportunity for the school community, local residents and businesses to provide input to help shape the school’s redevelopment.

Thank you for your input.

 

 

Project Initiation & Planning

The project initiation and planning stage informs development of a concept master plan.

Development of Master Plan

Development of concept master plan to meet project objectives.

Community Engagement

Engagement is now closed

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

Click here to view the Sorell School Community Engagement Phase 2 Outcomes Report.

Design

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

Anticipated completion is mid 2020.

Construction

Anticipated timeframe for commencement of construction is late 2020.

Completion

Anticipated timeframe for completion of construction is late 2022.