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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:

Upcoming Events

Funding Certainty for Schools

20 September 2018 - Independent Schools Queensland says the school funding package announced by the Australian Government today provides vital short-term funding certainty for independent schools and also outlines a roadmap for the future.

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Celebrating the Sector's First HALTs

7 September 2018 - Queensland’s independent schooling sector last night celebrated the accomplishments of 25 exceptional educators who have confirmed their places among the nation’s top guns of teaching.

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The impact of the Parental Income Tax measure

16 October 2018 - ISQ ED David Robertson discusses the potential impact of the Parental Income Tax (PIT) measure on funding for the sector. Meanwhile ISQ Director (Strategic Relations), Shari Armistead, together with Senior Advisor (Public Affairs), Justine Nolan examines the power of parental engagement in educational performance.

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