Bymount is a locality in the Maranoa Region, Queensland, Australia.[1]

Geography

The Carnarvon Highway passes north to south through the locality.[2]

History

Bymount State School opened in September 1927 but closed in December 1932. It reopened on 2 November 1938. On 1 March 1945, another school, Bymount East State School, opened. On 11 May 1947, Bymount State School closed leaving only Bymount East State School.[3]

Education

Bymount East State School is a government co-educational primary school (P-6) at 6441 Carnarvon Highway. In 2016, the school had an enrolment of 7 students with 1 teacher and 3 non-teaching staff (1 full-time equivalent).[4]

References

  1. ^ "Bymount - locality in Maranoa Region (entry 47416)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 30 July 2017.
  2. ^ "Queensland Globe". State of Queensland. Retrieved 12 September 2017.
  3. ^ Queensland Family History Society (2010), Queensland schools past and present (Version 1.01 ed.), Queensland Family History Society, ISBN 978-1-921171-26-0
  4. ^ "Annual Report 2016" (PDF). Bymount East State School. Archived (PDF) from the original on 12 September 2017. Retrieved 12 September 2017.