Vision and Realisation
In 1973 the Education Department of Victoria published 'Vision and Realisation, A Centenary History of State Education in Victoria'. This 3 Volume work contains a short history of each State School in Victoria.
A copy of the entry for individual schools is available by email request. To see what is available simply click on the School Index to find the school.
For all requests please use the Contact page and remember to include the school number and name in the request.
Note: Some schools, especially High Schools and Consolidated Schools may not have a number!
Public Records Office Victoria (PROV)
The PROV holds many records relating to schools in Victoria.
Some of the Series that may be of interest:
VPRS 640: Central Inward Primary School Correspondence 1878-1962
VPRS 795: Building Files, Primary Schools 1863-1975
VPRS 796: Outward Letter Books, Primary Schools 1868-1938
The school name or number is used to identify the schools and records within the various Series