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Agency ID11015
TitleRunning River State School
Agency TypeEducation Provider
Start Date 29/4/1946
End Date 16/12/1994
Date NotesN/A

Provided primary school education

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Controlling Agencies

Agency IDTitleFromTo
32Department of Public Instruction 29/4/1946 12/8/1957
404Department of Education 12/8/1957 16/12/1994
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After reopening of the school in 1978, school admission register numbers were started again at number 1, 23 Jan 1978 (see ItemID1081208)
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Information Sources

Public Instruction Department,"Annual Returns of Teachers Employed in State Schools (alphabetical by School)", 1945, p. 65; QSA Item ID822988
Public Works Department, "Batch files (General Correspondence)", "Running River State School", 7 Mar 1946 - 8 Dec 1980; QSA: Item ID597674
Education Department, "Statistical Returns Furnished by Head Teachers of Provisional and State Schools", Running River", 1946 - 1967; QSA: ItemID11121
Education Department, Corporate Data Unit, [Oct. 1997] "State School Closures 1946-1996" 1994, p. 50
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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
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Running River State School opened on 29 Apr 1946, closed 31 December 1949, reopened 2 February 1954, closed 21 June 1963, reopened 23 January 1965, closed 1974 and reopened 23 Jan 1978. The school finally closed 16 Dec 1994.

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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID11015, Running River State School
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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