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Schools strengthen multiculturalism

2022 Qld school year to start on February 7

The start of the 2022 school year in Queensland will move from Monday, January 24 to Monday, February 7 to avoid opening schools during the predicted peak of the Omicron wave and to allow more time for children to receive their COVID-19 vaccinations. Read more

Less disruptions for schools with COVID-19 restriction changes

Less COVID-19 school disruptions

The NSW Government has announced school closures due to positive COVID-19 cases will now be minimised as close contacts, and will no longer need to isolate.

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VCE Exams

New settings for safe, successful VCE exams

The public health team is making important changes to the management of school exposures and students who become primary close contacts – ensuring Year 12s can sit their VCE exams with confidence. Read more