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Multi-million dollar makeover for Darlington Public School approved

By ALLISON HORE Multi-million dollar upgrades to Chippendale’s Darlington Public School have been given the go-ahead, with the first stage of construction works beginning this month. The co-educational primary school’s refurbishment plans have been in the works since the NSW government’s 2017 budget. Now, the $40 million State Significant Development application has been approved by […]

High hopes for new high school

BY JENNIFER LUU The Department of Education has confirmed plans to relocate the Cleveland Street Intensive English High School in order to build the promised new inner city high school in its place. Representatives of the department met with Independent Sydney MP Alex Greenwich to discuss the project’s progress. Mr Greenwich said that he had […]

Inner city residents demand better access to public education

Sydney’s inner city residents have announced unequivocally that the area needs a new public high school to accommodate the influx of school-aged children moving into inner city suburbs. Following continuous calls for a new public inner city high school from local community groups, the Department of Education and Communities (DEC) convened a large-scale consultation on […]