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Agency ID5561
TitleMurgon State School
Agency TypeEducation Provider
Start Date 24/2/1908
End Date Current
Date NotesN/A

Provides primary school education

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Series IDTitleFromTo
2143Admission Registers - Murgon State School 24/2/1908 7/11/1996
4749Corporal Punishment Registers - Murgon State School 14/7/1936 10/6/1994
6371Admission Registers - Murgon State High School 5/2/1945 27/1/1959
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Controlling Agencies

Agency IDTitleFromTo
32Department of Public Instruction 24/2/1908 12/8/1957
404Department of Education 13/8/1957 12/2/2004
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Information Sources

Education Department [1988], Directory of Queensland State Schools, p.105, ref. 06/0871
Queensland Parliamentary Papers, 1908, Vol. 2, p.155 [43]
Queensland Parliamentary Papers, Third Session of 1909, p.393
Education Department, Statistical Returns furnished by Head Teachers of Provisional and State Schools, Murgon, 1908 - 1967; QSA: EDU/AB871
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Establishing N/A
Abolishing N/A
Administered State Education Act 1875
Education Act 1964
Education (General Provisions) Act 1989
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Murgon Provisional School No. 871 opened on 24 Feb 1908 and became a state school in 1909. On 1 April 1925 it became Murgon State Rural School. In 1945 the Rural School created a Secondary Department, until Jan 1959 when the Rural School became Murgon State School once more. At the same time, the Secondary Department became an Intermediate School under the responsibility of the newly opened Murgon State High School.
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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID5561, Murgon State School
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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