Students at all Queensland’s schools and kindergartens are not required to attend from next Monday, March 30.
Schools will remain open for the children of essential workers ie: those who are required in the workplace.
Children not attending school must remain at home and refrain from visiting any vulnerable older people such as grandparents.
Long daycare centres will be open but the Education Department wants them to be available for the children of essential workers.
Schools are scheduled to reopen to students and staff on Monday, April 20 unless health authorities advise otherwise.
For more information, please visit the Queensland Department of Education Website.