The Department of Education and Training is committed to ensuring Queenslanders have the education and skills they need to contribute to the economic and social development of Queensland.
The department delivers world-class education and training services for people at every stage of their personal and professional development. We are also committed to ensuring our education and training systems are aligned to the state's employment, skills and economic priorities.
More than 150,000 children from 1200 schools and early childhood centres participated in this year’s The Premier's Reading Challenge, reading almost two million books. Schools and centres will be celebrating reading achievements during the Celebration Weeks from 9 to 20 November 2015.
The Early Childhood Education and Care division is responsible for:
Term 1: 27 Jan - 2 Apr
Term 2: 20 Apr - 26 Jun
Term 3: 13 Jul - 18 Sept
Term 4: 6 Oct - 11 Dec
2015 state school calender (PDF, 237KB)