Ropeley, Queensland facts for kids
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Ropeley Immanuel Lutheran Church, 2006
|Population||194 (2016 census)|
|• Density||7.132/km2 (18.47/sq mi)|
|Area||27.2 km2 (10.5 sq mi)|
|Time zone||AEST (UTC+10:00)|
|LGA(s)||Lockyer Valley Region|
The Deep Gully Provisional School opened in 1890 and in 1892 was renamed Ropeley Provisional School. On 2 Sep 1901 it became Ropeley State School. The school celebrated its centenary in 1990.
Reflecting its German heritage, Ropeley has one church, the Ropeley Immanuel Lutheran Church.
Ropeley has two cemeteries:
- Ropeley Immanuel Lutheran cemetery, adjacent to the church
- Ropeley Scandinavian Lutheran cemetery, associated with the former Scandinavian Lutheran congregation
Ropeley State School is a government primary (Prep-6) school for boys and girls at 4 Hoger Road (). In 2013, the school had 11 enrolled students with two teaching staff (one equivalent full-time). In 2015, only one child was enrolled. In 2018, the school had an enrolment of 5 students with 2 teachers (1 full-time equivalent) and 4 non-teaching staff (1 full-time equivalent).
There is no secondary school in Ropeley. The nearest government secondary school is Lockyer District State High School in Gatton to the north.
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