Reopen Our Schools

Advocating for kids to get easy access to a public school education in Banyule


Reopen our Schools - Reopen Our Schools original petition calling on the State Government not to sell the closed schools.
Banyule City Council - redevelopment of school sites information.

Other organisations
Parents Victoria -Parents Victoria is a statewide democratic organisation representing parents of students in Victorian government schools.

Parents Victoria provides parents with a voice, presenting an organised parent perspective to State and Federal Governments, educational bureaucracies and institutions, community organisations and the media.

VICCSO - The Victorian Council of School Organisations Inc (VICCSO) is an independent organisation comprising affiliated school councils. VICCSO supports and promotes great practices in school governance and school-family-community partnerships as powerful ways to improve learning outcomes and life opportunities for all students. It also advocates for resources and support for public education.

Early Learning Association of Victoria (formerly Kindergarten Parents Victoria)

Political organisations and/or politicians
Premier of Victoria - The Hon Daniel Andrews MP, Leader of the ALP

Leader of the Opposition - The Hon Matthew Guy MP, Leader of the Liberal Party

Minister for Education - The Hon James Merlino MP, Deputy Leader of the ALP
Shadow Minister for Education - the Hon Tim Smith MP;

Anthony Carbines MP - ALP - State Member for Ivanhoe.  Speech to Parliament on schools in the electorate of Ivanhoe.

Monica Clarke - Liberal Candidate for the State seat of Ivanhoe for the 2018 State election

Other campaigns
Our Children Our Schools - An alliance of 31 parents lead campaigns advocating for local quality public education;