Regional and metro schools

This Budget delivers the single biggest investment ever in our schools and extends to every corner of our State.

Students in school corridor


This includes:

  • $1.9 billion school building blitz, delivering great schools for tens of thousands of Victorian kids and creating thousands of jobs across the State.
  • $1.6 billion in an unprecedented, multi-year reform to improve support for students with disability in government schools.
  • $250 million for government and non-government schools to employ tutors to support students who need help to get back up to speed.
  • 123 schools will be upgraded, giving local kids the classrooms they deserve.
  • 39 specialist school upgrades to make sure every child can be their best.
  • New Schools Planning Fund will enable further planning to deliver the Government’s commitment to open 100 new government schools across the state by 2026.
  • The continued rollout of universal three-year-old kinder – reaching regional communities first.

Regional schools

Metro schools

Reviewed 23 November 2020


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