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Research and evaluation services as well as facts and figures on public schools including enrolment, attendance, assessments, staffing and assets.

School research and evaluation

Supporting the department through quality research in schools and conducting rigorous evaluations to inform decision-making and future directions.

Centre for Education Statistics and Evaluation

CESE was created to improve the effectiveness, efficiency and accountability of education in New South Wales.

Key statistics

The department is committed to providing public access to quality information and data.


Business analytics tools to build capacity and engage with data.

Researching in our schools

Apply through the State Education Research Applications Process (SERAP)

Policy library

Learn about the department's policies, guidelines, and procedures to create a safe, inclusive, and effective learning environment.

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School calendar

  • Term 4 2019
  • School development days*
  • Summer school vacation
  • Christmas public holidays

Check with your local school as some dates may change.

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