Current operational status
In effect for all Queensland state schools and sessional kindergartens. More
- The formal start of Term 1 for Queensland state schools and sessional kindergartens has been delayed to 7 February 2022, except for Years 11 and 12 who will learn from home for 1 week from 31 January.
- Requirements for isolation, testing and quarantine of confirmed cases and close contacts have changed. More
- Masks must be worn indoors across Queensland, unless exempt. More
- COVID-19 vaccinations are mandatory for all workers or volunteers delivering a service at a school or early childhood education and care setting. More
COVID response for Queensland state schools
The following applies to all Queensland state schools and provides guidance to inform decision-making regarding the implementation of COVID-19 pandemic response measures. This information will be updated as required to align with the latest health advice.
For the latest on restrictions, contact tracing alerts – sites of exposure, and testing centres, please visit the Queensland Government's COVID-19 website.
At all times, standard hygiene measures, physical distancing and check-in requirements for adults must be followed.
Attendance and roll marking for Term 1, 2022
Information for schools regarding roll marking requirements for 24 January - 4 February ( departmental employees only) is available.