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Agency ID4786
TitleAmberley District State School
Agency TypeEducation Provider
Start Date 2/6/1862
End Date Current
Date NotesN/A

Provides primary school education

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Series IDTitleFromTo
1324Admission Registers - Amberley State School 2/6/1862 10/3/1997
19148Corporal Punishment Registers - Amberley State School 3/12/1948 26/5/1988
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Controlling Agencies

Agency IDTitleFromTo
337Board of General Education 31/12/1861 31/12/1875
32Department of Public Instruction 1/1/1876 13/8/1957
404Department of Education 13/8/1957 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

Queensland Votes and Proceedings, 1862, p. 239 - 240
Dept of Education, Education Office Gazette, 1903, Vol. V, p. 155
Dept of Education, School Files (Correspondence) for State (Primary) Schools, EDU/Z848
Dept of Education, Queensland [1988] Directory of State Schools
Public Instruction Department, "Registers of Schools", "Register of Schools Volume 2", 1860 - 1878; QSA: Item ID13621
Amberley District State School, "History", viewed 16 February 2010,
Education and Training Department, "School Openings, Closures & Name Changes - Recent Events", viewed 16 February 2010,
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Establishing N/A
Abolishing N/A
Administered Education Act 1860
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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Warrill Creek State School No. 115 opened 2 June 1862 and the name was changed to Amberley State School in August 1903. During WWII the school was seconded by the RAAF and in the years 1942 - 1947 Amberley school children attended other local schools. In January 2010 Amberley State School was relocated and renamed Amberley District State School.
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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID4786, Amberley District State School
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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