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Information for parents

Independent schools offer parents a wide choice for their children's education through a partnership between parents, students and the school. 

Parents choose independent schools for their:

  • high educational standards
  • moral and spiritual values
  • pastoral care and discipline
  • programs to meet the needs and interests of individual students
  • strong home-school partnerships
  • extra- and co-curricular activities.

Independent Schools Queensland can provide information to help you to:

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School Culture, Success and Sustainability

September 2017 - In this edition of Briefings ISQ Deputy ED Helen Coyer writes about school culture, success and sustainability, while Director (Education Services) Josephine Wise focuses on wellbeing and educational Leadership in her research feature.

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Qld Year 12s Encouraged to Face Annual QCS Test with Confidence

29 August 2017 - About 30,000 Queensland Year 12s will sit the annual Queensland Core Skills (QCS) Test over two days starting from today (Tuesday 29 August).

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Cost to Maintain School Choice: $1.2 Billion by 2036

17 August 2017 - Queensland’s independent schooling sector will need 21 new Prep-Year 12 schools and 825 extra classrooms in existing schools to accommodate an additional 46,600 school-aged children by 2036, a new research report reveals.

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