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Agency ID171
TitleSandgate Special School
Agency TypeEducation Provider
Start Date 26/4/1960
End Date 15/12/1995
Date NotesN/A

Provided education for children with intellectual and other disabilities.

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Agency IDTitleFromTo
404Department of Education 26/4/1960 15/12/1995
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Related Agencies

Agency IDTitleRelationship
5681Sandgate State SchoolSandgate State School
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Information Sources

Queensland Government Gazette 1960, Vol CCIII, No 105, p. 1989.
Education Department, Corporate Data Unit, October 1997, "School Closures" 1995, p. 51
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Establishing N/A
Abolishing N/A
Administered State Education Acts 1875-1957
Education Act 1964-1988
Education (General Provisions) Act 1989
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The "State Education and Another Act Amendment Act 1957" established Sandgate Opportuntiy School, which opened on 26 April 1960. The school's first head teacher was Mr Lescha Joseph Coory. Previous to this, opportuntiy classes were attached to the State school at Sandgate. The school closed in 1995.
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Queensland State Archives Agency ID171, Sandgate Special School
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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