The Victorian Government made a commitment to deliver
100 new schools between 2019 and 2026. This includes Edenbrook Secondary College, which opened 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 was appointed as the
Enrolments opened for Year 7 in 2021, increasing by year level in each consecutive year.
State-wide school zone maps are available at findmyschool.vic.gov.au .
Policies on enrolment, placement, and admission are available on the Department of Education and Training website.
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.
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 (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.
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We respectfully acknowledge the Traditional Owners of country throughout Victoria and pay respect to the ongoing living cultures of First Peoples.