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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

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Mallala Primary School has been evacuated due to the Pinery grass fire on the direction of the emergency services, in line with recommendations for the whole of the Mallala township.

Friday, September 18, 2015

Friday, September 18, 2015

“DECD has been informed that a school-based employee has been arrested and charged on three counts of indecent assault, two of which are of an aggravated nature.

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

SAPOL has advised the department that an employee from a metropolitan school has been charged with manufacturing a controlled drug, trafficking a controlled drug, possess firearm without a licence

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Sunday, July 19, 2015

DECD has been notified that a non-teaching employee in a country area has been arrested and charged with exhibiting indecent material to a minor.

Monday, July 13, 2015

Monday, July 13, 2015

A conduct review of the staff involved in managing Chloe Valentine’s case has been carried out by the Department for Education and Child Development (DECD) in response to the findings of the Coroni

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

The services provided by the C.a.F.E Enfield Children’s Centre will be relocated or suspended for at least the next two days after a small fire on Sunday afternoon damaged the building’s power boar

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Saturday, July 4, 2015

The infrastructure team at the Department for Education and Child Development (DECD) is assessing the damage and securing the site following a fire at Prospect Primary School in the early hours of

Friday, May 22, 2015

Friday, May 22, 2015

The Department is investigating allegations of two possible breaches of NAPLAN test protocols involving employees.

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