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Budget 2013/14 Budget Paper No.3 Agency Budget Statements

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Title

Budget 2013/14 Budget Paper No.3 Agency Budget Statements

Other title

Tabled paper 292

Collection

Tabled papers for 12th Assembly 2012 - 2016; Tabled papers; ParliamentNT

Date

2013-05-14

Description

Tabled by David Tollner

Notes

Made available by the Legislative Assembly of the Northern Territory under Standing Order 240. Where copyright subsists with a third party it remains with the original owner and permission may be required to reuse the material.

Language

English

Subject

Tabled papers

Publisher name

Department of the Treasury and Finance

File type

application/pdf

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Copyright

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License

https://www.legislation.gov.au/Details/C2019C00868

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/273749

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/426371

Page content

193 Department of Education and Childrens Services Primary Education Provision of comprehensive education programs for government primary school students from transition to year 6. Delivery of curriculum programs to develop the knowledge, attitudes, skills and processes that promote childrens learning and development and prepare them for further schooling. Key Deliverables 2012-13 Mini Budget 2012-13 Estimate 2013-14 Budget Total primary student enrolments1 18 650 18 819 18 983 Indigenous primary student enrolments1 9 000 8 953 8 987 Attendance rates: non-Indigenous 93% 93% 93% Indigenous 72% 71% 71% Attendance number:2 all students 15 596 15 831 Indigenous students 6 415 6 439 Students attending over 80%: non-Indigenous 94% 93% 94% Indigenous 40% 42% 44% Students achieving national minimum standard: Reading non-Indigenous students year 3 90% 89% 89% year 5 88% 85% 85% Reading Indigenous students year 3 50% 50% 51% year 5 33% 28% 30% Writing non-Indigenous students year 3 93% 93% 93% year 5 87% 87% 88% Writing Indigenous students year 3 45% 48% 49% year 5 31% 30% 30% Numeracy non-Indigenous students year 3 93% 90% 91% year 5 93% 88% 88% Numeracy Indigenous students year 3 60% 48% 56% year 5 55% 35% 41% 1 Enrolment numbers are sourced from the Age Grade Census, which is taken on the same day each year and is not comparable to average attendance data. 2 New measure. Calculated using average enrolment over the school year multiplied by the average attendance rate across the same period.


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