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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.

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Upcoming Events

ISQ Briefings - April 2018 edition

24 April 2018 - In the April edition of Briefings, ISQ Executive Director David Robertson  responds to continuing divisive media coverage on school funding, while ISQ Director (Education Services) Josephine Wise writes about recent discoveries around school pedagogical practices for high achievement.

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ISQ Hosts Federal Education Minister

17 April 2018 - ISQ was pleased to host Federal Education Minister Simon Birmingham who updated independent and Catholic school leaders on the progress of key national education reform initiatives at a forum at ISQ's Professional Learning Centre.

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Schools Reinvest Surplus Funds

12 April 2018 - Grammar schools, like all independent schools, are not-for-profit institutions, which means all funds must be used to fulfil and further their education mission to students.

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