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Independent Schools Queensland (ISQ) produces a range of corporate publications designed to provide information on priorities, activities, and management.

Corporate Publications

ISQ Strategic Plan 2018-2020

Outlining the mission, vision and key strategic priorities for Independent Schools Queensland.

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2019 Annual Report

A year of exciting developments and ongoing challenges for the independent schooling sector. ISQ remained a united and powerful voice for member schools, and a fierce guardian of school autonomy and parental choice in schooling. 

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Past Annual Reports: 2018 | 2017 | 2016

2020 Membership Report

ISQ's Membership Report provides a statistical overview of member schools, membership growth, affiliations, size of school, funding and distribution of member schools according to local government areas, federal and state electorates.

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ISQ Research Framework

The framework articulates a set of adopted principles of research, the role of research within and across the spectrum of ISQ’s activities, and the relationship between identified priority research themes and ISQ’s strategic directions.

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The Value of Independent Schools

Independent schools are valued institutions and a pivotal part of Queensland’s education system.

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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.

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Independent Schools: Choice in Schooling

Queensland parents have been exercising their right to school choice for as long as some of the state’s oldest independent schools have been serving their local communities – more than 150 years.

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Flagship Programs

Our Schools - Our Future

An ISQ Flagship Program, Our Schools - Our Future research promotes informed public policy debate on the issues affecting our members. The research explores trends and issues in key areas that impact the nature and performance of our school education systems. 

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An ISQ Flagship Program, Governance provides tailored services and professional development to support school boards and leadership teams to govern effectively and confidently. 

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Great Teachers in Independent Schools

Empowering schools to deliver sustainable practices to lead and develop their teachers and school leaders.

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School Improvement Services

One of ISQ's Flagship Programs, School Improvement Services guides schools to develop and implement evidence-based strategies for improvement and confidently shape the future of a school.

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