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Agency ID5238
TitleGin Gin State School
Agency TypeEducational facility
Start Date 26/6/1882
End Date Current
Date NotesN/A

Provides primary school education

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Series IDTitleFromTo
1968Admission Registers - State School 14/2/1884 2/12/1996
4872Admission Registers - State High School 31/1/1956 30/11/1971
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Controlling Agencies

Agency IDTitleFromTo
32Department of Public Instruction 26/6/1882 12/8/1957
404Department of Education 13/8/1957 12/2/2004
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Related Agencies

Agency IDTitleRelationship
4901Gin Gin State High Schoolrelated
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Information Sources

Votes & Proceedings, Queensland, Session of 1883/84, p.1331 [13]
Votes & Proceedings, Queensland, Session of 1891, Vol.3, pp. 1042-43, 1052-53
Dept of Education, School files, EDU/Z1032-34
Dept of Education, Queensland [1988] Directory of Queensland State Schools, p.54, ref. 06/0298
Queensland Dept of Education [1999] Directory of State Schools, Issue 1, p.68, ref. BU/0298
Queensland Parliamentary Papers, Session of 1957, Vol.1, p.642
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Establishing Votes & Proceedings, Queensland, Session of 1883/84, pp.1262-63, 1273
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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Gin Gin Provisional School No.298 opened in 1882 and closed on 31 October 1890. Gin Gin State School opened on 3 November 1890. The First Head Teacher was Arthur William Moore who was in charge of 8 pupils. A Secondary department was added to the School in 1956 until a separate high school was opened in 1972.
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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID5238, Gin Gin State School
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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