A direct grant to provide a minor works funding source for schools and is at the discretion of each school community how it is expended.
Schools are requested to include Parents and Citizens' Associations in consideration about how this direct grant will be administered.
The grant may be added to funds raised by Parents and Citizens' Associations for particular projects or accumulated over a number of years for allocation to a specific project.
State School, State High School, State Special School, School of Distance Education, Community School
An annual direct grant to all eligible schools
|Payment||During month of||Proportion of allocation paid||Enrolments|
|Direct grant||October||100% of annual allocation||July Census|
(Base + student rate x enrolment) x Locality Index/100
Base = $1000
Student rate = $3.80
|Data required||Data source||Time collected|
|Enrolments||OneSchool (OS) Data maintained by schools||July Census|
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