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Parliamentary Questions


Question On Notice No. 1616 asked in the Legislative Council on 14 September 2023 by Hon Donna Faragher

Question Directed to the: Leader of the House representing the Minister for Education
Parliament: 41 Session: 1


Question

(1) Will the Minister advise the total number of students currently enrolled at the following schools:
(a) Burbridge School;
(b) Carson Street School;
(c) Castlereagh School;
(d) College Row School;
(e) Durham Road School;
(f) Gladys Newton School;
(g) Holland Street School;
(h) Kensington Secondary School;
(i) Kenwick School;
(j) Malibu School;
(k) Mosman Park School for Deaf Children; and
(l) Sir David Brand School?
(2) For each school referred to in (1), what is the current total enrolment capacity?

Answered on 17 October 2023

(1)-(2)

School

Enrolment

Capacity

Burbridge School

60

60 - 80

Carson Street School *^

88

72 - 96

Castlereagh School ^

72

60 - 80

College Row School

52

42 - 56

Durham Road School

237

186 - 248

Gladys Newton School *^

130

96 - 128

Holland Street School

73

60 - 80

Kensington Secondary School ^

64

54 -72

Kenwick School

81

90 - 120

Malibu School

123

102 - 136

Mosman Park School for the Deaf

27

30

Sir David Brand School *

61

54 - 72

 Enrolment source: Student Census, Semester 1, 2023, Department of Education

* Additional transportable accommodation provided since 11 May 2022.

^ The School has been approved for additional transportable accommodation, to be delivered during 2024

 

 

Current education support school capacity is based on the typical range of class sizes from 6 to 8 students in any one class. Capacity is expressed by a range as class sizes will vary from year to year depending on the needs of individual students.  The principal may determine that smaller or larger classes are required.