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New state high school in Fortitude Valley

  • The new Fortitude Valley State Secondary College will open to Year 7 students in 2020. This exciting new school is being delivered in collaboration with Queensland University of Technology (QUT) and presents a new era in state secondary education in the inner city.
  • The Fortitude Valley State Secondary College will be located on the corner of Brookes Street and St Pauls Terrace.
  • The Foundation Principal, Ms Sharon Barker, was appointed in July 2018.
  • The school will open in 3 stages: 
    • Stage 1: Brookes Street precinct ready for the start of Term 1, 2020 
    • Stage 2: St Pauls Terrace precinct during 2020 
    • Stage 3: Delivered for the start of the 2023 school year.

Project update

  • A contract for the design and construction of the Brookes Street and St Pauls Terrace Precincts was awarded to Hutchinson Builders in October 2018.
  • The fit out of the performing arts centre within the Brookes Street precinct has commenced with the roof structure currently being installed and the building's exterior being painted.
  • Ceiling framing is also being installed in the performing arts centre and learning centre within the Brookes Street precinct.
  • The first suspended concrete slab has been poured for the junior learning building in the St Pauls Terrace precinct and level 1 is underway.

Find out more about the new Inner City North State Secondary College and Meet the Foundation Principal Sharon Barker.

New State High School in Fortitude Valley
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Last updated
17 June 2019