Riverdale Secondary School*, Tarneit
2 Connaught Road, Tarneit
The Department of Education will open 14 new schools in Term 1 of 2024 and they are asking local communities to help them name them.
Delivery of 100 new schools by 2026 is ahead of schedule, with 75 new schools opening between 2019 and 2024 – ensuring every student can access a great local school and a quality education no matter where they live. We will open 14 new schools in Term 1 of 2024 and we are asking local communities to help us name them.
In line with the Victorian Government’s commitment to prioritise school names in Aboriginal languages, Traditional Owner groups have been consulted and have provided a shortlist of names for each new school. This government initiative was brought forward for the 2024 new schools’ program.
Naming a public building requires approval from relevant authorities and consideration of Aboriginal languages, alongside the guiding principles for naming a new school. You can view the guiding principles on the State Government page.
Community preferences will help shape the final decision on each school name.
You have the opportunity to help name schools that are opening in Term 1 of 2024. Seven of the fourteen new schools are located in Wyndham.
Surveys closed at 5pm, Friday 23 June 2023
*All school names are interim names only.
Go to the Engage Victoria Website to see all fourteen schools across Victoria.
Surveys have now closed!
2 Connaught Road, Tarneit
11 Tuition Drive, Tarniet
20 Hercules Drive, Truganina
Junior Campus - 30 Everton Road, Truganina
Senior Campus - 805 Morris Road, Truganina
10 Elementary Road, Mambourin
20 Frome Crescent, Werribee
2 Frome Crescent, Werribee
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