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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:

Latest News

National Certification Journey Begins

14 February 2018 - Exemplary teachers in Queensland’s independent schooling sector are putting themselves forward to undergo a rigorous national certification process to confirm their impact in the classroom.

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Early Years Funding Extended

4 February 2018 - Independent Schools Queensland (ISQ) has welcomed the Australian Government’s $440 million extension of the National Partnership Agreement on Universal Access to Early Childhood Education to the end of 2019.

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Briefings Volume 22 Issue 1

The January/February 2018 issue of Briefings includes an ED opinion piece "Commentary on Schooling on the Wrong Track", and a research article "Comparative Judgement: An Option for Reducing Marking Loads".

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