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150 years: Carlton (Faraday Street) Primary School

Learn about the history of Carlton (Faraday Street) Primary School, one of Victoria’s oldest public schools.

Key information

Faraday Street, Carlton, 3053
Opened: 8 February 1858
Closed: 12 January 1972
Primary school
School number: 112
Other names: Carlton (Faraday Street) School, Carlton (Faraday Street) Common School, Carlton (Faraday Street) State School

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The Public Record Office Victoria (PROV) is the archive of Victoria's State and local government. They look after some of our oldest school records, and we can use these records to help us understand what school life used to be like.

Now it's your turn to do some detective work. Take a look to see what info PROV have on this school.

Reviewed 19 May 2022


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