Agency Details

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Agency ID5426
TitleLowmead State School
Agency TypeEducational facility
Start Date 20/5/1908
End Date Current
Date Notes1908 - 1975; 1978 -

Provides primary school education.

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Series IDTitleFromTo
2080Admission Registers - State School 23/5/1927 30/1/1973
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Controlling Agencies

Agency IDTitleFromTo
32Department of Public Instruction 20/5/1908 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

Lowmead State School, "Admission Register", 1908 - 1973; QSA: Item ID635327
Education Department, "Batch Files (General Correspondence)", "Lowmead, no. 1140", 1969 - 1980; QSA: Item ID600218
Education Department, "Closed School Files", "Lowmead, no. 1140", 1975 - 1977; QSA: Item ID132423
Education Department, "Return of all teachers employed in State and Provisional Schools", Lowmead, no. 1140"; 1911: QSA: Item ID822956
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Establishing N/A
Abolishing N/A
Administered State Education Acts 1875 - 1957
Education Act and Amendment Acts 1964 - 1988
Education (General Provisions) Act 1989
Education (General Provisions) Act 2006
Education (General Provisions) Regulation 2006
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Lowmead Provisional School opened 20 May 1908 with the first registration of pupils, and was classified a State School in 1911. The school closed 12 December 1975 due to low attendance, but was reopened 23 January 1978.
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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID5426, Lowmead State School
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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