Surat State School, Surat

Name: Surat State School
Type: Primary and Secondary School
Address: 55 Robert Street
Town: Surat
Postcode: 4417
State: Queensland
Region Darling Downs - SW Queensland
Phone: (07) 4626 4333
Fax: (07) 4626 4300
Pupils: 94

Surat State School is a Band 7 school offering an education to students from Preschool to Year 10.  It has a student population of approximately 100 students with multi-age classes existing throughout the school.  The student population is drawn from both town residents and nearby properties, with numerous bus runs operating for families out of town.

Currently the staff consists of a Principal, eight full time Teachers and a part time Support Teacher for Learning Difficulties.  Specialist Teachers for Manual Arts, Home Economics, LOTE, Music and Drama visit each week from Roma.  Other support staff also travel from Roma, including a Guidance Officer, Special Needs Teacher, Speech Language Pathologist, Occupational Therapist and School Nurse.


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