The Victorian Government made a commitment to deliver
100 new schools between 2019 and 2026. This includes the new Edenbrook Secondary College that will open in 2021.
Edenbrook Secondary College was originally known by the interim name of Pakenham Henry Road Secondary School while it was being planned and built.
Johanna Walker has been appointed as the
first principal. Enrolments are now open for Year 7 in 2021.
Further information on the school, including enrolment, can be
found on its official Facebook Page.
Johanna Walker has
been appointed as the first principal of Edenbrook Secondary College. This appointment follows a
thorough Department of Education recruitment process.
In the video presentation below, Johanna Walker answers all your
questions about enrolment, curriculum, wellbeing programs, facilities, uniform,
You can also read more about Johanna's plans for the school in
this Frequently Asked Questions document (PDF) or (WORD)
Edenbrook Secondary College was chosen as the school name following community consultation and discussions with Geographic Names Victoria, with consideration given to factors including public interest, relevance to the local area, and the consideration of local Indigenous languages.
The school is named after the nearby Edenbrook wetlands.
We consulted with local communities for three weeks from Wednesday 24 June to Wednesday 15 July 2020. Thank you for your input.
Edenbrook Secondary College is fully funded for stage 1, with additional stages to be funded in future budgets. Current funding allows for the following permanent buildings (which can cater for a maximum enrolment of 500 students):
The school will be equipped with temporary administration facilities (housed within the visual arts building) that include reception, combined principal and vice principal office, sick bay and general staff office and staff room.
Future stages depend on additional funding via future State Budgets, and will allow for the construction of:
At the completion of future stages, the buildings will cater for a maximum 1200 student enrolment.
Enrolments are now open for Year 7 in 2021.
Intake of students in 2021 will be limited to Year 7 to ensure smooth transition into the new school community.
Findmyschool.vic.gov.au has been
updated to show school zones for 2021. This includes the zone for Edenbrook Secondary College.
Policies on enrolment, placement, and admission are available on the Department of Education and Training website.
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1800 896 950