Collection 692 - Livingstone Public School

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SA 692


Livingstone Public School


  • 1959-1978 (Creation)

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0.1m; 1 box (part), 10 volumes, 1 film, photographs

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(January 1959 - December 1980)

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Livingstone Public School, in the County of Wynyard, opened in January 1959. (1) A public school was the basic elementary school in the New South Wales system of education. By 1959 an attendance of nine students was required to maintain a school of this classification. (2)

The School closed in December 1980. (3)


  1. Government Schools of New South Wales 1848-2003, NSW Department of Education and Training, 2003, p.87. (Another Livingstone school was located in the County of Macquarie in the 1890s).
  2. ibid., p.18.
  3. ibid., p.87.

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Applications for enrolment, class rolls, film "Open Arbor Day", half-yearly examination book, photographs, punishment register and register of admission.


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Punishment Registers are RESTRICTED for 50 years (Access Direction No. 276).
All other records are OPEN to public access (Access Direction No. 275).

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The reproducing and publishing of state archives is governed by the State Archives and Records Authority of NSW. More information

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