Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 1993 Week 06 Hansard (Thursday, 20 May 1993) . . Page.. 1736 ..
MINISTER FOR EDUCATION AND TRAINING
LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY QUESTION
QUESTION NO. 722
Gordon Primary School
MR CORNWELL - asked the Minister for Education and Training on notice on the 18 May 1993:
In relation to Gordon Primary School and the intention to accommodate in demountable classrooms anticipated additional enrolments up to 750 students from the current capacity of 480
(1! How many demountable classrooms will be required.
(2) Where will they be located, givn the area between the school buildings and rear fence already has been landscaped and planted with trees.
(3) How long is the peak enrolment of up to 750 students expected to last.
MR WOOD - the answer to Mr Cornwells question is:
1.. Up to 5 double teaching units will be provided to cater for additional students to the anticipated peak enrolment of 750.
2. Sites were identified in the design process for transportables to be located between the eastern fence boundary and the four classroom pavilions, and this has been allowed for in the design of landscaping.
?. Peak enrolment of 750 students is anticipated to be reached by the year 2000. This enrolment level is expected to be maintained for at least 3 years, with enrolment levels of 600 students being maintained for 10 years.