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John Pirie Secondary School

Initial concept plans for the capital works at John Pirie Secondary School for their upgrade have been released.

Plans have been reviewed in line with the transition of year 7 into high school by 2022.

Among the upgrades being considered for John Pirie Secondary School are:

  • extension and refurbishment of the Powerhouse Theatre to provide additional flexible performance and music learning spaces, with improved street presence and public entrance for school performances
  • construction of 2 new middle school buildings with flexible general and serviced learning spaces, teacher preparation, withdrawal rooms and storage
  • refurbished learning spaces to provide an improved inclusive education unit location incorporating a new special options class
  • landscaping to new and refurbished areas
  • a new car park with disability access parking
  • demolition of ageing infrastructure.

These plans are subject to further consideration and may change.





Totalspace Design Ltd


McMahon Services Australia

Project timeline

Construction commenced

Architect appointed

Builder appointed

Construction commenced

Construction completed


Capital Works Project Delivery Team

Phone: 8226 1172
Email: education.capitalprograms [at] sa.gov.au