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Question On Notice No. 2218 asked in the Legislative Council on 25 June 2019 by Hon Donna Faragher

Question Directed to the: Minister for Education and Training
Minister responding: Hon S.M. Ellery
Parliament: 40 Session: 1
Question

(1) I refer to Building Condition Assessment reports undertaken by the Department of Education for Western Australian public schools, and I ask for the financial years 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18 and 2018-19, what was the total amount of funding made available for maintenance at each of the following schools:
(a) Bannister Creek Primary School;
(b) Beckenham Primary School;
(c) Brookman Primary School;
(d) Cannington Community College;
(e) Cannington Community Education Support Centre;
(f) Gibbs Street Primary School;
(g) Lynwood Senior High School;
(h) Parkwood Primary School;
(i) Queens Park Primary School; and
(j) Sevenoaks Senior College?
(2) For all schools referred to in (1), what is the amount to be made available for maintenance in 2019-20?

Answered on 20 August 2019

1)

SCHOOL

2015-16

($)

2016-17

($)

2017-18

($)

2018-19

($)

TOTAL

($)

a)     Bannister Creek Primary School

118 248

145 415

127 488

94 466

485 617

b)    Beckenham Primary School

246 434

93 877

128 333

188 905

657 549

c)     Brookman Primary School

194 686

158 697

293 910

176 046

823 339

d)    Cannington Community College

490 309

612 185

551 756

295 837

1 950 087

e)     Cannington Community

Education Support Centre*

-

-

-

-

-

f)     Gibbs Street Primary School

177 619

306 360

146 529

189 366

819 874

g)    Lynwood Senior High School

426 113

337 083

1 229 760

708 534

2 701 490

h)    Parkwood Primary School

164 857

291 682

267 462

117 571

841 572

i)      Queens Park Primary School

285 625

118 309

121 028

440 266

965 228

j)      Sevenoaks Senior College

584 449

734 725

310 933

267 944

1 898 051

Data Source:

Department of Finance Building Management and Works (BMW) Data Warehouse 2018-19 data as at 24 June 2019. Includes expenditures funded by schools where works were arranged by BMW. 

*              Cannington Community Education Support Centre is included with Cannington Community College. 

2)         Funding is managed centrally and is allocated to address needs in schools as they arise.  Schools may elect to manage their own faults and breakdowns up to a maximum of $5000 per event and receive an allocation from the central maintenance account. Schools may also use part of their one-line budget to undertake maintenance and minor works projects.