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Media releases

The department's Media unit keeps the community engaged through the media with the latest media releases on various initiatives and events relating to public education.

Minister for Education

Media releases from the minister may also be relevant to our work. For more information visit the premier's website.

Contacting the Media unit

All media enquiries regarding public education and child care should be directed to the Department for Education media hotline on (08) 8226 7990. This line is attended at all times for media enquiries. Media may also send requests through to education.mediaunit [at] sa.gov.au.

Department media releases

Felixstow Community School prioritises local enrolments

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 10

The Felixstow Community School Capacity Management Plan (CMP) has been updated to allow the school to prioritise local enrolments.

Submission dates for Springbank Review

Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - 11

Local families, educators and the broader community in the inner south of Adelaide will be invited to provide feedback on the future secondary education needs of young people in the area.

Tantanoola Education Review

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 10

Local families, educators and the broader community of Tantanoola will be invited to provide feedback on the future primary education needs of young people in the area.

Students celebrated at Governor’s Civics Awards

Friday, February 21, 2020 - 00

Six students and 2 school groups have been recognised for their outstanding work and civic involvement in the Governor’s Civics in Schools Awards at a formal ceremony held at Government House yesterday.

Funding supports parents engagement

Friday, February 7, 2020 - 00

Thirty state government schools and preschools have received a share in $80,000 funding to support parent engagement at their sites.

Roma Mitchell Secondary introduces CMP

Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 00

Roma Mitchell Secondary College has introduced a capacity management plan (CMP) to assist with the management of enrolment numbers and ensure local families have priority access.

Mark Oliphant College updates CMP

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 00

More local families will be able to enrol their child into reception and year 8 at Mark Oliphant College following the successful management of enrolments through the existing capacity management plan introduced in 2016.

Premier’s Be Active Challenge results

Monday, December 2, 2019 - 00

A total of $50,000 has been awarded to 50 schools recognised for their outstanding achievement in this year’s Premier’s be active Challenge.

Opportunity knocks for SA youth

Friday, November 29, 2019 - 00

The state government has committed to an additional $600,000 over the next 3 years to the Youth Opportunities Association SA to run their Personal Leadership Training Program.

Trinity Gardens School CMP

Thursday, November 28, 2019 - 00

Trinity Gardens School has introduced a capacity management plan (CMP) to assist with the management of enrolment numbers and ensure families living within the preschool catchment and school zone have priority access.

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