Planning approval granted for new primary school in Alkimos

Planning approval granted for new primary school in Alkimos

The North West Metropolitan Development Assessment Panel approved plans for the $12.2 million school that will sit on a 4ha site on Benenden Avenue.

Due to open in 2016, the school will have seven buildings, including four teaching blocks, 123 parking bays and 56 street bays, 24 bicycle racks, three playgrounds and two hardcourts, as well as the existing oval.

Expected to enrol 430 students, the plans also provide for future transportable classrooms and a maximum capacity of 637 students.