New school in Wellard

WELLARD will soon have a new primary school.

Education Minister Peter Collier announced the construction of the new public primary schools today .

Wellard South West Primary is expected to cost $15.3 million and will be on Johnson Road. It will provide places for more than 400 students.

�Confidence in our public schools has never been higher, and for the past five years we�ve seen an enrolment drift back to public schools,� Mr Collier said.

�The facility I�m announcing today will be state-of-the-art and provide everything students need for a 21st century education.�