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Public schools in the McEwen electorate

In McEwen there are:
33 PRIMARY SCHOOLS
4 SECONDARY SCHOOLS
0 SPECIAL SCHOOLS
1 COMBINED PRIMARY/ SECONDARY SCHOOLS


38 PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Under current funding arrangements public schools in McEwen will receive $102 MILLION LESS than required to meet the SRS minimum funding amount by the end of 2023.

Every public school student will miss out on $1971 of funding they need every year - that means fewer resources, teachers, less and one-on-one time for students.

What is the SRS?

The Schooling Resource Standard (SRS) is an estimate of how much total public funding a school needs to meet its students' educational needs, and is based on recommendations from the 2011 Gonski Review of Funding for Schooling. The SRS is made up of a base amount for all primary and secondary students and up to six needs-based loadings for student priority cohorts and disadvantaged schools.

We've put together a factsheet with the full stats for
McEwen

Download the factsheet here.

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