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Agency ID5113
TitleComet State School
Agency TypeEducation Provider
Start Date 23/10/1877
End Date Current
Date NotesN/A

Provides primary school education

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Series IDTitleFromTo
1818Admission Registers - Comet State School 2/2/1944 16/7/1984
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Controlling Agencies

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32Department of Public Instruction 23/10/1877 12/8/1957
404Department of Education 13/8/1957 12/2/2004
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Information Sources

Queensland Votes & Proceedings, 1878, Vol. I, p. 1035, Table I
Dept of Education, School files, EDU/Z626
Dept of Education, Queensland [1988] Directory of State Schools, p. 35, ref. 07/0173
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Establishing N/A
Abolishing N/A
Administered State Education Acts & Amendment Acts 1875-1957
Education Acts & Amendments Acts 1964-1988
Education [General Provisions] Act & Amendment Act 1989
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Comet State School No. 173 was opened on 23 October 1877. The first school building was a portable school removed to Comet from Dingo. The school was initially also known as Cometville State School, The Comet State School and Comet River State School.
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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID5113, Comet State School
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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