Wattleview Primary School, Ferntree Gully

Project: Demolition and new construction of administration & classroom buildings and refurbish existing classrooms. New external decking and landscaping works including hard courts and concrete pavements.
Completed: February 2015
Architect: Patrick Architects

AWARD WINNER: HIA Victorian Small Commercial Project of the Year, 2015

The Department of Education and Early Childhood Development engaged May Constructions to refurbish and extend the 43 year old facilities at Wattleview Primary School in Ferntree Gully. The newly refurbished school caters for 400 students and now provides a new administration building, extra classrooms, new kitchens and bathrooms, undercover outdoor learning areas and designer landscaping. The project was delivered to an extremely high standard of quality, on time and within budget; and has been considered an enormous success by all parties involved.

"The Judges praised the clever management of the project, together with the attention to detail of the project team" - HIA Judging Panel, 2015

Read the details of the HIA Award at the HIA Website: housinglocal.com.au

"The project has made an enormous difference to the morale of the staff and is very conducive to positive student learning. We appreciate the great work that was undertaken by May Constructions and we are absolutely delighted with the final result." - Elaine Wilson, Principal, Wattleview Primary School

Above: Minister for Education, The Hon James Merlino, Colleen May (General Manager), Peter May (Managing Director) and Wattleview Primary School Principal, Elaine Wilson, at the official opening of the School.