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Agency ID386
TitleNewstead Special School
Agency TypeEducation Provider
Start Date 22/11/1951
End Date 13/12/1996
Date NotesN/A

Provided education for children with intellectual and other disabilities.

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Series IDTitleFromTo
325Plans 1/1/1972 31/12/1973
323Admission Registers - Newstead Special School 19/9/1973 13/12/1996
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Agency IDTitleFromTo
404Department of Education 22/11/1951 31/12/1996
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Information Sources

Dept of Education, Queensland [1988] Directory of Queensland State Schools p.108 ref.01/3013
Queensland Parliamentary Papers, Session of 1962, pp,567 [3]
Queensland Government Gazette 1951, Vol CLXXVIII, No 125, p. 1334
Education Department "Register of Teachers" "South-East Region" 1960, p. 138; QSA Item ID 823007
Education Department "Opening and closing dates of Queensland schools", viewed 1 Feb 2010,
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Establishing State Education Act 1875
Abolishing Education Act Amendment Act 1984
Administered State Education Act 1875
State Education Act Amendment 1897
Education Act 1964
Education Act Amendment Act 1984
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Fortitude Valley Opportunity School was transferred to the buildings of the closed Breakfast Creek State School becoming the Newstead Opportunity School on 28 August 1961. The school closed on 13 December 1996.

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Queensland State Archives Agency ID386, Newstead Special School
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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