COMMUNITY KINDERGARTENS —
794. Hon DONNA FARAGHER to the Minister for Education and
I refer to the answer provided to
question without notice 733, asked on 30 August 2018, regarding enrolments for
(1) Has the minister considered
exemptions from the new enrolment threshold for 2019 for —
(a) Mount Helena Community
(b) Glen Forrest Community
(2) If yes to (1), what is the
minister's decision for each kindergarten?
(3) If no to (1), when does the
minister intend to make a decision?
On behalf of the Minister for
Education and Training, I thank the member for some notice of the question. The
minister advises the following.
(1) (a)–(b) Yes.
(2) I wrote to
the parent management committee of each of the two community kindergartens on
13 September 2018 to confirm my decision to permit each of them one more year—2019
only—to transition to the new enrolment threshold.
(3) Not applicable.