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Agency ID4933
TitleMackay State High School
Agency TypeEducation Provider
Start Date 5/2/1912
End Date Current
Date NotesN/A

Provides secondary school education.

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Series IDTitleFromTo
1048Admission Registers - Mackay State High School 5/2/1912 27/2/1997
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Controlling Agencies

Agency IDTitleFromTo
32Department of Public Instruction 5/2/1912 12/8/1957
404Department of Education 12/8/1957 12/2/2004
10713Department of Education and the Arts 12/2/2004 13/9/2006
10887Department of Education, Training and the Arts 13/9/2006 26/3/2009
11172Department of Education and Training 26/3/2009 3/4/2012
11451Department of Education, Training and Employment 3/4/2012 16/2/2015
11654Department of Education and Training (II) 3/3/2015 12/12/2017
11842Department of Education (II) 12/12/2017 Current
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Information Sources

Queensland Government Gazette, 1911, Vol. XCVII, p. 1482
Queensland Government Gazette, 1963, Vol. CCXIV, No.9, p.166
Mackay State High School "Admission Register", 5 Feb 1912 - 31 Dec 1920, QSA: Item ID 541266

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Establishing N/A
Abolishing N/A
Administered Education Act 1860
Education Act 1864
State Education Act 1875-1957
State Education Amendment Act 1897
Education Acts & Amendment Acts 1964-1988
Education Act Amendment Act 1974
Education [General Provisions] Act & Amendment Act 1989
Education (General Provisions) Act 2006
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Mackay State High School opened at the beginning of 1912, when the state system of high schools was inaugurated. The first Head Teacher - Herbert Denniss - was appointed on 1 Dec 1911, and the first admission register entry is dated 5 Feb 1912.

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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID4933, Mackay State High School
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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