Independent Schools Queensland (ISQ) produces a range of corporate publications designed to provide information on our priorities, activities, and management.
Strategy and Services
ISQ Strategic Plan 2018-2020 Outlining the mission, vision and key strategic priorities for Independent Schools Queensland.
Independent Schools: Choice in Schooling Information about the independent schooling sector in Queensland.
2020 Membership Benefits A wide range of services and support designed specifically to meet our members' needs.
2019 Membership Report A statistical overview of the number of member schools, growth, affiliation, size, funding and distribution according to Local Government Areas, federal and state electorates.
2020 Diversity in Independent Schools Independent schools are as diverse as the communities they serve and offer parents a choice in the education of their children. They enable families to select a school that best serves their child’s needs.
ISQ's program delivery is steered by four flagship programs:
- Governance Services - supporting school boards and leadership teams to govern effectively and confidently;
- Great Teachers in Independent Schools - empowering schools to deliver sustainable practices to lead and develop their teachers and school leaders;
- Our Schools – Our Future - promoting informed public policy debate on the issues affecting our members; and
- School Improvement Services - developing and implementing evidence-based strategies for improvement to confidently shape school futures.
50 Years Celebrating Choice and Diversity: 1968-2018 The history and achievements of Independent Schools Queensland and the important contribution member schools have made to schooling in the state.
Latest News & Events
Independent School Communities Welcome Reappointment of Grace Grace MP as Queensland Education Minister
11 November 2020 - Queensland’s independent schooling sector today welcomed the reappointment of Grace Grace MP as Queensland Education Minister in a third-term Palaszczuk Government.Find out more
ISQ Briefings, Nov/Dec 2020
In the final issue of Briefings for the year, Executive Director David Robertson looks back at the challenges and achievements in 2020, discussing the impact of home learning, new funding legislation and the introduction of external exams for Year 12 students. Director (Strategic Relations) Shari Armistead presents research on transformational and transactional leadership in times of change.Read more