To facilitate payments to State Schools that are not part of an existing appropriation program and are of an adhoc/one-off nature.
2018 year to date appropriations include:
Shalom Christian College - One-off financial support for secondary students affected by the 2018 closure of the secondary schooling and boarding facilities at Shalom Christian College. The payment being $1,000 per student for 38 students changing to Kirwin State High School (14) and Thuringowa State High School (24).
FlexiSpace Trial - One-off funding to trial the elements that contribute to quality student engagement responses in two selected trial schools, Mabel Park State High School and Glenmore State High School. The payment is for $130,000 for each school to establish the FlexiSpace within the school.
Learning Hub Project - This one-off payment to Western Cape College of $40,000 will provide a longer term, sustainable option for early childhood educators. This project based at the Western Cape College Enrichment Centre is to provide study support mechanisms for educators in rural and remote communities to progress through approved Early Childhood Education and Care qualifications.
Physical Activity in Schools (iAIM) - This is a one off payment to schools in the Darling Downs South West Region for the Physical Activity Innovation in Schools project. Total funding to schools in this region is $21,300. Schools across the region applied for funding (the four types of funding were; 100km Club Grant, Physical Active Reading Grant, Physical Literacy Grant and Physical Activity Grant). The program is focused on developing and sharing innovative tailored strategies and approaches designed for schools to incorporate physical activities for children during school time.
Sally and Possum Teaching Resource - This one off funding to Yeronga State School is to develop a support resource for schools, families of deaf or hard of hearing children and other stakeholders. Funding for this project is limited to $90,000.
Maintaining breadth of curriculum supplementary - This is a one-off payment to all secondary schools to further assist schools with maintaining the breadth of curriculum as the Prep half cohort move through senior secondary. This payment is for 16 Teacher Relief Scheme (TRS) days ($7,215) and is in addition to the extra staffing allocation some schools received through the 2018 Day 8 staffing allocation process and will receive through the 2019 Day 8 staffing allocation process.
As per individual appropriation.
Each payment must be approved by a Deputy Director-General.
Schools do not need to apply for these funds.
School Financial Resourcing (SFR)
Telephone: (07) 3034 5817
This page was last reviewed on 22 May 2018 at 03:37PM