Minister for School Education to visit Wollongong Schools

MEDIA ALERT FRIDAY, 13 MAY 2011

The Minister for School Education, Early Childhood and Youth, Peter Garrett MP, is visiting Mt Ousley Public School and St Brigid’s Primary School at Gwynneville this morning.

The Minister will visit Mt Ousley Public School’s Year 6 classes and discuss the 1 to 1 Laptop program, tour the new school hall, COLA and covered walkway funded by the Commonwealth Government’s Building the Education Revolution program.

The Minister is also visiting St Brigid’s Primary School to meet with local school staff and participate in a school assembly and answer student’s questions on leadership.

St Brigid’s runs a school leadership program called ilead.

Media Opportunity 9.30am

Mt Ousley Public School

McGrath Street

MT Ousley (Doorstop scheduled for 10.15 am)