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Agency ID259
TitleMount Crosby State School
Agency TypeEducation Provider
Start Date 30/1/1882
End Date Current
Date NotesN/A

Provides primary school education

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Series IDTitleFromTo
302Admission Registers - Mount Crosby State School 1/1/1893 15/4/1997
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Controlling Agencies

Agency IDTitleFromTo
32Department of Public Instruction 30/1/1882 12/8/1957
404Department of Education 13/8/1957 12/2/2004
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Information Sources

Education Department. Educational History Unit, School file
Votes & Proceedings, Queensland, Session of 1883/84, p.1273 [29]
Votes & Proceedings, Queensland, Session of 1894, Vol.II, p.601 [43]
Dept of Education, Queensland [1988] directory of Queensland State Schools p.100 ref.02/0267
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Establishing State Education Act 1875
Abolishing N/A
Administered State Education Acts & Amendment Acts 1875-1957
Education Acts & Amendment Acts 1964-1988
Education (General Provisions) Act & Amendment Act 1989
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Mount Crosby State School (No. 267) was opened at the beginning of 1882 as a Provisional School with an enrolment for the first quarter of 22 pupils. The first Head Teacher of this school was Arthur Leigh. The Provisional School closed on 31 December 1892 and the school opened again as a State School on 11 September 1893. Its first Head Teacher was Samuel Rea.
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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID259, Mount Crosby State School
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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