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Agency ID5051
TitleCairns North State School
Agency TypeEducation Provider
Start Date 19/2/1917
End Date 31/12/2004
Date NotesN/A

Provided primary school education

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Agency IDTitleFromTo
32Department of Public Instruction 19/2/1917 12/8/1957
404Department of Education 13/8/1957 12/2/2004
10713Department of Education and the Arts 12/2/2004 31/12/2004
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Information Sources

Queensland Government Gazette 1917, Vol CVIII, p.409
Education Department, School files; QSA: EDU/Z457-458, EDU/Z860
Education Department, Queensland [1988] Directory of Queensland State Schools. p 26 ref 10/1554
Queensland Parliamentary Papers, Session of 1918, Vol 1, p 699 [35]
Education Office Gazette Vol XLI, No 10 3/11/1939, p 296
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Establishing N/A
Abolishing N/A
Administered State Education Act 1875
Education Act 1964
Education (General Provisions) Act 1989
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Edge Hill State School No 1554 opened on 19 February 1917. It was renamed Cairns North State School in 1939.

Note: Another, unrelated, new school named Edge Hill State School (No.235) opened in Cairns on 5 February 1940 (QSA Agency No. QA05186).

Carins North State School closed on 31 Dec 2004.
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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID5051, Cairns North State School
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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