A Small School Base is provided to primary schools with less than 80.1 students and secondary colleges with less than 400 students. For multi-site primary schools the Base and Taper is applied for each site.
For primary schools, the base reduces as enrolments increase. For secondary colleges, the base is a flat amount up to 110 enrolments after which it reduces as enrolments increase.
For multi-campus colleges, the Base and Taper is applied for each campus.
[Primary Base] + ([Primary Enrolment] x [Taper])
where primary enrolment is less than 80.1
Note: Taper is negative amount.
[Secondary Base] + ([Secondary Enrolment] - 110) x Taper
where secondary enrolment is less than 400
Note: Taper is negative amount starting when secondary enrolment exceeds 110.
2019 Small Schools Adjustment
| ||Credit ($) ||Cash ($) ||Total ($) |
|Primary || 33,658||2,295|| 35,953|
2019 Small Schools Adjustment Taper
|Primary ||-175.00|| -12.00||-187.00|
|Secondary ||-504.02|| -27.59||-531.61|