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Agency ID86
TitleTaringa State School
Agency TypeEducation Provider
Start Date 8/10/1900
End Date 14/12/1996
Date NotesN/A

Provided primary school education

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Series IDTitleFromTo
140Admission Registers - Taringa State School 8/10/1900 1/1/1996
141Corporal Punishment Registers - Taringa State School 1/3/1939 31/12/1991
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Controlling Agencies

Agency IDTitleFromTo
32Department of Public Instruction 8/10/1900 12/8/1957
404Department of Education 12/8/1957 14/12/1996
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Information Sources

Education Office Gazette, 1900, Vol. II, No. 11, p. 256
Queensland Parliamentary Papers, 1901, Vol. 1, p. 1101[27] - Table C
Dept of Education, Queensland State School Closures 1947 - 1996, p. 52
Dept of Education, School Files, EDU/Z2611-2613
Dept of Education, Queensland [1988] Directory of Queensland State Schools, p. 135, ref. 02/0938
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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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An application was made as early as 1897 to establish a school at Taringa, but it was not until 1900 that a school was opened. Taringa State School No. 938 opened on 8 Oct 1900. The first Head Teacher was John Robert Loney. The enrolment for the December quarter of 1900 was 367 pupils. Taringa State School closed on 14 Dec 1996.
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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID86, Taringa State School
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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