Collection 699 - Ournie Public School

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SA 699


Ournie Public School


  • 1954-1969 (Creation)

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6 volumes

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(May 1879 - December 1969)

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Ournie Provisional School operated from May 1879 until August 1880 before it became a Public School in September 1880 until April 1891. It then became a Half-time School with Jingellic in May 1891 and operated as such until May 1893.

It once again became a Provisional School in June 1893 until December 1896, a Public School from January 1897 until December 1927, and a Provisional School from February 1939 until September 1948 when it closed.

It re-opened as a Public School in January 1958 and operated as a Public School until December 1969 when it closed permanently.

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Class rolls, observation books (including list of visitors), punishment register and register of admission.


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OPEN to public access (Access Direction No. 275 and 276).

A Reader’s Ticket issued by the State Archives and Records Authority of NSW is required to access original state archives and can be issued immediately upon production of identification. More information

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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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