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Agency ID6526
TitleRockhampton Central State Girls School
Agency TypeEducation Provider
Start Date Circa 1/1/1876
End Date Circa 31/12/1962
Date NotesN/A
Abstract

Provided primary school education for girls only.

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Series

Series IDTitleFromTo
1301Admission Registers - State School (Rockhampton) 1/1/1889 7/12/1962
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Controlling Agencies

Agency IDTitleFromTo
32Department of Public Instruction 1/1/1876 12/8/1957
404Department of Education 12/8/1957 31/12/1962
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Related Agencies

Agency IDTitleRelationship
9198Rockhampton Central Boys State SchoolRockhampton Central State School
6212Rockhampton Central State Infants SchoolRockhampton Central State School
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Publication Notes
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Remarks

Originally part of the Rockhamption Central State School (number 89) which accommodated both boys and girls.
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Information Sources

Queensland Votes & Proceedings 1870, p. 733
Public Instruction Department "Register of Schools" vol. 1, 1860-1878, pp. 177-185
Queensland Votes & Proceedings 1877, vol II, p. 986
Education Department “Returns of All Teachers Employed in State Schools (by Region)" 1962-1963, p. 116; QSA Item ID 823005
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Legislation

Establishing N/A
Abolishing N/A
Administered State Education Act 1875
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Description
Rockhampton Central School (number 89) was opened in 1862 but subsequently divided into three sections - boys, girls and infants. By 1876 the Rockhampton Central State Girls School had been allocated the number 251 and operated as a separate school. The school was combined with the Rockhampton Central State Infants School in 1963 to form the Rockhampton Central Girls and State Infants School, retaining the number 251.
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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID6526, Rockhampton Central State Girls School
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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