Amaroo School, Amaroo

Name: Amaroo School
Type: Primary and Secondary School
Address: Katherine Avenue
Town: Amaroo
Postcode: 2914
State: Australian Capital Territory
Region ACT
Phone: +61 2 6205 2808
Fax: +61 2 6205 2818

Our school is the newest Government School in the ACT. It was designed to cater for children from Kindergarten to Year 10. The first section of the school was opened on 19th May 2004 by Ms Katy Gallager, MLA and Minister for Education, Youth and Family Services. Our first intake of students, in 2004, included those from Kindergarten to Year 5. This was extended in 2005 to Year 8 with Year 9 students starting in 2006 and Year 10 students in 2007. From 2008 Amaroo School will be a Pre-School to Year 10 school.


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