Local Highlands residents will be pleased to know that a new state Primary School, Aitken Hill Primary School, is on track to open for local students for the 2019 school year.
Currently site preparation works are underway for Aitken Hill Primary School.
The school is expected to accommodate up to 475 students from prep to year 6 and the school will be located at 2 Rhyolite Drive, Craigieburn, in the village of Mt Aitken.
The principal will be appointed in Term 3, 2018 along with other staff to set the future direction of the school.
The enrolment zone for Aitken Hill Primary School will be released in the second quarter of 2018 so please keep an eye out on the Victorian School Building Authority website.
In the meantime, for further information about enrolment policies please visit the Department of Education and Training website.