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ACT Education Directorate

We aim to develop and deliver educational services to empower each child and young person in the ACT to learn for life.

05 May 2021

Annual STEM Night at Amaroo School

Last term, Amaroo School invited students and their families to an activity filled, all-ages STEM education night – an exciting event that the community looks forward to each year.

30 Apr 2021

Honouring those who have served

The grounds of Telopea Park School are home to a unique piece of local history - the Telopea Park School War Memorial, a monument to commemorate former students who served in Word War II.

27 Apr 2021

Enrolments now open

Enrolments for all students from preschool to year 12 for the 2022 school year opened on 27 April. Every ACT public school is a great school, and there’s a place for every child at their local school.

23 Apr 2021

Changes to Priority Enrolment Areas for northside schools

Canberra is a fast-growing city. The Education Directorate has made a number of changes to school Priority Enrolment Areas (PEAs) to respond to this growth, meet demand for enrolments and ensure there is a place for every child at their local primary or secondary school.

15 Apr 2021

2021 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Secondary Scholarship Awards

Each year, the ACT Education Directorate delivers the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Secondary Scholarships Program to support students in Years 11 and 12 with financial assistance in their final years of secondary study.

14 Apr 2021

School Information Evenings – visit your local school!

Enrolments for the 2022 school year are opening soon. Check out what your local school has to offer by visiting their 2022 information session.

2022 School enrolments now open

Parents and Carers Hotline

Parents and carers are encouraged to contact their child’s teacher or school principal about any issue or concern regarding their child’s welfare. Alternatively, parents, carers and community members can raise any concerns with the ACT Education Directorate through the Feedback and Complaints unit online via the ACT Education Directorate contact form or by phone (02) 6205 5429 between 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday.

Upcoming Events

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Reconciliation Day

31 May 2021 00:01

Queen's Birthday

14 Jun 2021 00:01

Term 2 Ends

25 Jun 2021 00:01

Future of Education

Every child deserves a great education and the life chances which flow from it. The Future of Education Strategy outlines a 10-year plan to make sure the focus and investment achieves the best future for all children and young people in the ACT.

Rebecca Andrews

Teacher Spotlight: Rebecca Andrews

Rebecca Andrews - Teacher, Black Mountain School

I get to know these kids so well as I become their voice and help them find their voice, and seeing them coming out their shell is the most rewarding thing.

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