The Gums, Queensland
|Population||169 (2006 census)|
|• Density||0.1380/km2 (0.3573/sq mi)|
|Area||1,225.0 km2 (473.0 sq mi)|
|LGA(s)||Western Downs Region|
The Gums State School opened on 27 January 1913.
The Gums State School is a government co-educational primary (P-6) school at 12051 Coomrith Road. In 2016, the school had an enrolment of 27 students with 4 teachers (3 full-time equivalent) with 5 non-teaching staff (2 full-time equivalent).
The Gums has a small cemetery. One of the headstones is for the first headmaster of The Gums State School, Alexander Davison who died on 7 November 1916.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "The Gums (Tara Shire) (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2008-11-04.
- "The Gums - town (entry 33961)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 23 June 2017.
- "The Gums - locality (entry 47751)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 23 June 2017.
- "The Gums". australianexplorer.com. Retrieved 15 October 2010.
- "Location Profiles - Darling Downs-West Moreton Health Service District - GLENMORGAN". Queensland Government. 23 February 2010. Retrieved 17 October 2010.
- Queensland Family History Society (2010), Queensland schools past and present (Version 1.01 ed.), Queensland Family History Society, ISBN 978-1-921171-26-0
- "Annual Report 2016" (PDF). The Gums State School. Archived (PDF) from the original on 19 September 2017. Retrieved 19 September 2017.
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