Inner City South State Secondary College Page ContentThe new Inner City South State Secondary College (SSC) will service the growing communities in and around Brisbane's inner south and provide additional enrolment capacity in the network of inner Brisbane secondary schools.The school will welcome its first intake of Foundation Year 7 students at the start of Term 1, 2021 and will deliver an innovative curriculum in collaboration with the University of Queensland (UQ).Located in Dutton Park, the new school will sit within the Brisbane Knowledge Corridor and be an integral part of the leading education, health, research and hospital precinct.Ms Kirsten Ferdinands has been appointed as foundation Principal of the new state secondary college.Read the latest newsletter September 2019 (PDF, 1.4MB).Name the new schoolThe Department of Education is seeking community ideas for the official school name for the Inner City South SSC. The Inner City South SSC has been a working title for the new school during the planning phase with the formal name to be confirmed following consultation with the community. Idea submissions have now closed. Thank you to those who shared their ideas and names for the new school, the new name will be announced in 2020.Expression of interest—relocation of propertiesSite clearing works commenced at Dutton Park in July 2019 to make way for the construction of the new Inner City South SSC.These works included the demolition of 2 large buildings at 270 and 286 Gladstone Road and the removal and relocation of 14 other buildings from the site. Buildings that can be relocated will be transported to a storage facility, and they will be offered for reuse through an expression of interest (EOI) process.The Department of Education is committed to the sustainable reuse of these buildings. Information regarding the EOI process and details of the properties being offered for reuse will be available on this website after relocations have been finalised. Please check back to the website for more information.School design and constructionBroad Construction was appointed as the building contractor in October 2019 to construct the new school. Works commenced in November 2019, and will continue through until early 2021.BVN architects were appointed as the principal consultants in November 2018 and the Brisbane-based team of consultants have worked closely with the department's project team to develop the concept master plan and design (PDF, 2MB).Check out the fly through of the new school.Infrastructure designationInfrastructure Designation for the new Inner City South SSC was granted by the Honourable Cameron Dick MP, Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning on 27 September 2019.A copy of the decision notice is available on the Department of State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning's website.Catchment and enrolmentThe local catchment map (PDF, 6.8MB) for the school was finalised in 2018 after community consultation. The draft Enrolment Management Plan (PDF, 451KB) will be finalised by the Principal.To find out if your property is within the catchment, search the interactive map below.