World-class facilities officially opened at Broome Senior High School

first_imgWorld-class facilities officially opened at Broome Senior High School $19.3 million upgrade to Broome Senior High School officially openedMcGowan Government delivers major election commitment for the KimberleyProject involved 29 local businesses and more than 300 WA workersTreasurer Ben Wyatt has visited Broome Senior High School to officially open its new state-of-the-art facilities.The stunning $19.3 million upgrade was completed in September and provided a major boost for jobs, with more than 300 Western Australian workers and 29 local businesses involved in the project.The upgrade, which delivers on an election commitment, included a modern double-storey building with 10 new classrooms, three digital technology learning areas, a student services area and space for open events. An exciting new commercial kitchen with an alfresco area for hospitality students is a feature of the major revamp as well as two chemistry laboratories and new bike storage for students.The Cultural Centre was relocated within the school and has been enhanced with a ‘yarning circle’ and courtyard, and extensive landscaping throughout the grounds was carried out to complement the existing environment. The school car park was also upgraded.For more information about the school, visit https://broomeshs.wa.edu.auAs stated by Treasurer Ben Wyatt:“The McGowan Government made an election commitment to deliver better facilities for local school students and we have delivered. “These state-of-the-art upgrades will provide a brilliant learning environment for students.“Importantly, these impressive upgrades also provided a significant boost to the local economy, with more than 300 workers and 29 local businesses working on the project.”As stated by Education and Training Minister Sue Ellery:“It is wonderful to be able to celebrate this exciting upgrade of Broome Senior High School which is providing students with the best possible facilities to enhance their learning. “These world-class facilities mean students will be able to enjoy learning in state-of-the-art buildings for years to come.”As stated by Kimberley MLA Josie Farrer:“I’m proud to have delivered on this important election commitment for the Kimberley with Education and Training Minister Sue Ellery.“A big thank you to Treasurer Ben Wyatt for making the funds available for these additions.” /Public Release. This material comes from the originating organization and may be of a point-in-time nature, edited for clarity, style and length. View in full here. Why?Well, unlike many news organisations, we have no sponsors, no corporate or ideological interests. We don’t put up a paywall – we believe in free access to information of public interest. Media ownership in Australia is one of the most concentrated in the world (Learn more). Since the trend of consolidation is and has historically been upward, fewer and fewer individuals or organizations control increasing shares of the mass media in our country. According to independent assessment, about 98% of the media sector is held by three conglomerates. This tendency is not only totally unacceptable, but also to a degree frightening). Learn more hereWe endeavour to provide the community with real-time access to true unfiltered news firsthand from primary sources. It is a bumpy road with all sorties of difficulties. We can only achieve this goal together. Our website is open to any citizen journalists and organizations who want to contribute, publish high-quality insights or send media releases to improve public access to impartial information. You and we have the right to know, learn, read, hear what and how we deem appropriate.Your support is greatly appreciated. All donations are kept completely private and confidential.Thank you in advance!Tags:Australia, Australian, building, digital, Economy, education, election, environment, Government, Minister, project, school, students, technology, WA, Western Australialast_img read more

Budget Update – Budget meeting adjourned once again as talks continue

first_imgDonegal County Councils meeting on Budget 2018 has been adjourned again until 4pm.Cathaoirleach Cllr. Gerry McMonagle has invited all independent Councillors who wish to reach a solution to join in this afternoons discussions.At last weeks meeting, local representatives voted unanimously against increasing commercial rates by 5%.Speaking after the adjournment, Fianna Fáil Whip Cllr Ciaran Brogan says some clarification is still needed but is hopeful that a solution can be found today:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/broganweb.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.Meanwhile, Sinn Fein Whip Cllr. Marie Therese Gallagher says it’s important to come to an agreement that’s best suited to the county’s needs:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/gallagherbudget1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Twitter By News Highland – December 1, 2017 Homepage BannerNews Pinterest Facebook Twitter Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Facebook Budget Update – Budget meeting adjourned once again as talks continue Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty center_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp WhatsApp Google+ Google+ Harps come back to win in Waterford Pinterest Previous articleRuaille Buaille le Colm Feiritéar 28/11/17Next article13 people waiting admission to Letterkenny University Hospital News Highland Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows DL Debate – 24/05/21 last_img read more