Hon Sue Ellery BA MLC

Hon Sue Ellery BA MLC

Minister for Education and Training

    Architect appointed for next stage of Warwick Senior High School science upgrade

    23/02/2022 10:15 AM
     
    • EIW Architects appointed to design Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) classroom at Warwick Senior High School
    • Works on the facilities expected to start in July
    • Upgrades will help support local jobs

    Education and Training Minister Sue Ellery today announced EIW Architects will design exciting new science facilities at Warwick Senior High School.

     

    A new STEM classroom will be built to provide first-class teaching and learning opportunities for staff and students.

     

    The facility will include a flexible teaching space to suit a range of activities.

     

    This is in addition to the school's new performing arts centre - also being designed by EIW Architects - which will include teaching spaces, a green room, kitchen facilities, staff areas, storage spaces, foyer and exhibition space with retractable seating for an audience of 240.

     

    The $7 million works are now in the schematic design stage and construction is expected to start in July 2022.

     

    Comments attributed to Education and Training Minister Sue Ellery:

     

    "These facilities will be fantastic modern additions to the school and I know students, staff and the school community will be as pleased as I am to see them progress.

     

    "The performing arts centre will be a major asset for the school while the STEM classroom will help prepare students for jobs of the future."

     

    Comments attributed to Kingsley MLA Jessica Stojkovski:

     

    "To be able to deliver quality public education for our community is a really important part of my job, so I am thrilled to see this upgrade progressing so quickly.

     

    "I have worked closely with Warwick Senior High School on this project, and I look forward to seeing the development and the opportunities it will create for students in our area."

     

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