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Media statements

Publicly issued Department for Education media statements can be found below.

Contacting the media unit

All media enquiries regarding public education and child care should be directed to the 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

Monday, September 23, 2019

Monday, September 23, 2019

The Australian Education Union is taking industrial action this week with union members at some schools and preschools planning to stop work 1

Monday, September 16, 2019

Monday, September 16, 2019

The Australian Education Union is taking industrial action this week with union members at some schools and preschools planning to stop work 1

Monday, September 9, 2019

Monday, September 9, 2019

The Australian Education Union is taking industrial action this week with union members at some schools and preschools planning to stop work 1

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Due to connectivity issues experienced at a national level a decision was taken to give students whose NAPLAN tests were significantly disrupted on Tuesday 14 May the option to re-sit the affected

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Government schools and preschools have been letting families know today whether the planned AEU strike action will mean they have to close on Thursday morning. 

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Attributable to Principal Ian Kent

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

SAPOL has notified the department of the arrest of a teaching employee for three counts of aggravated indecent assault and one count of aggravated possession of child exploitation material.

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Police were called to Renmark High School today in response to an incident in which a student stabbed another student.

The school was placed in lockdown and an ambulance called.

Friday, June 23, 2017

Friday, June 23, 2017

The department has been notified that a school-based employee has been arrested for possession of child exploitation material.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Police have advised the department that a school based employee has been charged with aggravated procure child to commit indecent act.

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