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Agency ID4840
TitleBenowa State School
Agency TypeEducational facility
Start Date 21/9/1885
End Date Current
Date NotesN/A

Provides primary school education

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Series IDTitleFromTo
4620Corporal Punishment Registers 12/8/1890 24/2/1955
1449Admission Registers - State School 1/10/1900 23/4/1996
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Controlling Agencies

Agency IDTitleFromTo
32Department of Public Instruction 21/9/1885 12/8/1957
404Department of Education 13/8/1957 12/2/2004
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Information Sources

Dept of Education, School files, EDU/Z173
Votes & Proceedings, Queensland, Session of 1886, Vol.2, pp. 792-93
Education Office Gazette, 1900, Vol.II, November, No.11, p.256
Education Office Gazette, 1909, Vol.XI, January, No.1, p.9
Queensland Government Gazette, 1909, Vol.XCII, No.9, p.104
Dept of Education, Queensland [1988] Directory of Queensland State Schools, p.12, ref. 11/0481
Queensland Dept of Education [1999] Directory of State Schools, Issue 1, p.15, ref. GN/0481
Education Office Gazette, Information Statement No.17, 'Opening dates of Queensland State Primary Schools', June 1977, p.2
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Establishing Votes & Proceedings, Session of 1886, Vol.2, pp.774, 893
Abolishing N/A
Administered State Education Acts & Amendment Acts 1875-1957
Education Acts & Amendments Acts 1964-1988
Education [General Provisions) Act & Amendment Act 1989
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Bundall Provisional School No.481 opened near Nerang, East Moreton in the North Gold Coast Agricultural Region. In November 1900 the School became known as Benowa Provisional School No. 481 and was declared a State School as of 1 January 1909. The first Head Teacher was William George Watson. The School opened with 24 enrolled pupils.
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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID4840, Benowa State School
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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