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Memories from the past...

Thank you to everyone who has contributed to this library of memories over the last 100 years. We've still got room for more, so please delve into your archives and let us know if you would like to add anything!

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  • Purbrook Park County GrammarSchool 1960

    Front of School 1960

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    942
    Purbrook Park County GrammarSchool 1960
    Front of School 1960
  • Old House

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    1016
    Old House
  • Purbrookian 19271

    The Purbrookian 1927

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    925
    Purbrookian 19271
    The Purbrookian 1927
  • School Badge and Purbrookian 1955 - courtesy of Gywneth Kemp

    School Badge 1955

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    1014
    School Badge and Purbrookian 1955 - courtesy of Gywneth Kemp
    School Badge 1955
  • Purbrookian 1927 Foreward

    Purbrookian 1927 - Foreward

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    924
    Purbrookian 1927 Foreward
    Purbrookian 1927 - Foreward
  • Old House

    Picture of the Old House dated 1800

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    Old House
    Picture of the Old House dated 1800
  • PPS 1926

    Class Photo 1926

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    930
    PPS 1926
    Class Photo 1926
  • Football 1st XI 1967

    1967

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    Football 1st XI 1967
    1967
  • Football 1st XI 1967

    1967

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    1030
    Football 1st XI 1967
    1967
  • Staff Football Team circa1970 early 1980s

    Staff Football Team

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    1045
    Staff Football Team circa1970 early 1980s
    Staff Football Team
  • School Photo graph late 70's early 80's

    School Photograph circa 1970 - 1980

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    1046
    School Photo graph late 70's early 80's
    School Photograph circa 1970 - 1980
  • Cricket 1st XI 1969

    1969

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    1029
    Cricket 1st XI 1969
    1969
  • Cricket 1st XI 1968

    1968

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    1028
    Cricket 1st XI 1968
    1968
  • Cricket 1st XI 1967

    1967

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    1027
    Cricket 1st XI 1967
    1967
  • Aerial View 1967

    1967

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    1026
    Aerial View 1967
    1967
  • Aerial View 1967

    1967

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    1025
    Aerial View 1967
    1967
  • Football Team circa 1970's

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    1017
    Football Team circa 1970's
  • Purbrook Park School 1968

    1968

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    941
    Purbrook Park School 1968
    1968
  • Alice in Wonderland 1955 - courtesy of Gwyneth Kemp

    Alice in Wonderland 1955

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    Alice in Wonderland 1955 - courtesy of Gwyneth Kemp
    Alice in Wonderland 1955
  • Corridors to the Science Laboratorys

    Corridors to Science Labs 1960

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    Corridors to the Science Laboratorys
    Corridors to Science Labs 1960
  • Founders Day Assembly 1954 - Courtesy o fGwyneth Kemp

    Founders Day Assembly 1954

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    1012
    Founders Day Assembly 1954 - Courtesy o fGwyneth Kemp
    Founders Day Assembly 1954
  • Football Team 1950-1951

    Football Team 1950 - 1951

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    1006
    Football Team 1950-1951
    Football Team 1950 - 1951
  • 1949

    School Photo 1949

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    1011
    1949
    School Photo 1949
  • Football 2nd X1 1967

    1967

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    1032
    Football 2nd X1 1967
    1967
  • Cricket Team 1951

    Crcket Team 1951

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    1005
    Cricket Team 1951
    Crcket Team 1951
  • 1947 School Photograph

    School Photograph - 1947

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    1947 School Photograph
    School Photograph - 1947
  • Gywneth Kemp Attendee 1954-1959 courtesy of Gwyneth Kemp

    1958 - 1959

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    1013
    Gywneth Kemp Attendee 1954-1959 courtesy of Gwyneth Kemp
    1958 - 1959
  • Geography Field Trip to the Lake District 1983

    Georgraphy Field Trip 1983

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    985
    Geography Field Trip to the Lake District 1983
    Georgraphy Field Trip 1983
  • Football Team 1983

    Football Team 1983

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    986
    Football Team 1983
    Football Team 1983
  • Volleyball Team 1983

    Volleyball Team 1983

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    984
    Volleyball Team 1983
    Volleyball Team 1983
  • School Photo circa 1973-1978

    1973 - 1978

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    1047
    School Photo circa 1973-1978
    1973 - 1978
  • School Production Alice in Wonderland 1956

    Alice in Wonderland School Production 1956

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    940
    School Production Alice in Wonderland 1956
    Alice in Wonderland School Production 1956
  • Dance Club 1982

    Dance 1982

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    983
    Dance Club 1982
    Dance 1982
  • School Cap 1954

    Purbrook Park School Cap 1954

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    963
    School Cap 1954
    Purbrook Park School Cap 1954
  • Headteacher in the 1960's - Mr Le Min

    Headteacher in 1960's

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    944
    Headteacher in the 1960's - Mr Le Min
    Headteacher in 1960's
  • PPCGS 1968

    Class of 1968

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    1044
    PPCGS 1968
    Class of 1968
  • School Production HMS Pinafore 1970

    HMS Pinafore School Production 1970

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    945
    School Production HMS Pinafore 1970
    HMS Pinafore School Production 1970
  • PPS Winners of the 1975 Portmouth Football Saturday League

    1975 PPS Football Team - Winners of the Portsmouth Saturday League

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    943
    PPS Winners of the 1975 Portmouth Football Saturday League
    1975 PPS Football Team - Winners of the Portsmouth Saturday League
  • Career Choices Session 1978

    Career Choices Session 1978

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    947
    Career Choices Session 1978
    Career Choices Session 1978
  • Football 1967-68

    1967 - 68

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    1033
    Football 1967-68
    1967 - 68
  • Aerial view the School - 1929

    1929 - Aerial View of the School

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    Aerial view the School - 1929
    1929 - Aerial View of the School
  • Sports Day1939

    Sports Day 1939

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    929
    Sports Day1939
    Sports Day 1939
  • Purbrook Park School Badge 1945

    Purbrook Park School Badge 1945

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    933
    Purbrook Park School Badge 1945
    Purbrook Park School Badge 1945
  • Alumni LouJuggins1945

    Picture courtesy of Lou Juggins - 1945

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    936
    Alumni LouJuggins1945
    Picture courtesy of Lou Juggins - 1945
  • 1945

    1945

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    955
    1945
    1945
  • Purbrook Park School CricketTeam1947-1948

    Purbrook Park School Cricket Team 1947 - 1948

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    935
    Purbrook Park School CricketTeam1947-1948
    Purbrook Park School Cricket Team 1947 - 1948
  • PPS FootballTeam1947-1948

    Football Team 1947 - 1948

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    938
    PPS FootballTeam1947-1948
    Football Team 1947 - 1948
  • Pupils1958-1960

    Pupils 1958 - 60 - courtesy of Derek Grimshaw

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    939
    Pupils1958-1960
    Pupils 1958 - 60 - courtesy of Derek Grimshaw
  • DOE Award Winners

    Duke of Edinburgh Award Winners

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    934
    DOE Award Winners
    Duke of Edinburgh Award Winners
  • 1961-1962 FootballTeam

    Courtesy of Barry Evans

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    1961-1962 FootballTeam
    Courtesy of Barry Evans
  • Football Team 1971

    Football Team 1971

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    Football Team 1971
    Football Team 1971
  • Romeo and Juliet 1973

    School Production 1973

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    976
    Romeo and Juliet 1973
    School Production 1973
  • Purbrook Grammar Basketball Team 1974

    Basketball Team 1974 - provided by Jeff Peyton-Bruhl Alumni 1969 - 1974

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    931
    Purbrook Grammar Basketball Team 1974
    Basketball Team 1974 - provided by Jeff Peyton-Bruhl Alumni 1969 - 1974
  • School across the Quad

    School view across the Quad - date unknown 1980's

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    978
    School across the Quad
    School view across the Quad - date unknown 1980's
  • BasketballTeam1973-1974

    1973 - 1974 Basketball Team

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    BasketballTeam1973-1974
    1973 - 1974 Basketball Team
  • Drama Club Courtesy of Sarah Dennis circa 1980

    Drama Club - Circa 1980

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    Drama Club Courtesy of Sarah Dennis circa 1980
    Drama Club - Circa 1980
  • Girl's Hockey Team circa 1970's

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    1018
    Girl's Hockey Team circa 1970's
  • Basketball Team 1976

    Basketball Team 1976

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    1010
    Basketball Team 1976
    Basketball Team 1976
  • Hockey Team 1975

    Hockey Team 1975

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    1008
    Hockey Team 1975
    Hockey Team 1975
  • Hockey Team 1976

    Hockey Team 1976

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    1007
    Hockey Team 1976
    Hockey Team 1976
  • Drama Club Courtesy of Sarah Dennis circa1980's

    Drama Club - Circa 1980

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    974
    Drama Club Courtesy of Sarah Dennis circa1980's
    Drama Club - Circa 1980
  • Purbrookian 1981 to 1982

    The Purbrookian 1981 - 1982

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    Purbrookian 1981 to 1982
    The Purbrookian 1981 - 1982
  • Sports Day 1979-1980 Nicky Ticehurst

    Sports Day on the Old Sports Field near Stakes Road - 1979 - 80

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    Sports Day 1979-1980 Nicky Ticehurst
    Sports Day on the Old Sports Field near Stakes Road - 1979 - 80
  • Girls Volleyball Team 1982

    Girls Volleyball Team 1982

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    982
    Girls Volleyball Team 1982
    Girls Volleyball Team 1982
  • Badminton 1980's Courtesy of Simon Flynn

    Badminton Circa 1980

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    977
    Badminton 1980's Courtesy of Simon Flynn
    Badminton Circa 1980
  • Front of the School1968

    1968

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    950
    Front of the School1968
    1968
  • Dress up Charity Day 1981-82

    Charity Day 1981-82

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    979
    Dress up Charity Day 1981-82
    Charity Day 1981-82
  • Prefects1971-1972

    1971 - 1972 Prefects

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    951
    Prefects1971-1972
    1971 - 1972 Prefects
  • School Choir1948

    1948 School Choir

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    954
    School Choir1948
    1948 School Choir
  • School Open Day Chemistry Experiment 1958

    1958 School Open Day - Chemistry Experiment

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    952
    School Open Day Chemistry Experiment 1958
    1958 School Open Day - Chemistry Experiment
  • School Choir County Banner Winners 1953

    1953 School Choir County Banner Winners

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    953
    School Choir County Banner Winners 1953
    1953 School Choir County Banner Winners
  • Science 1980's

    Science class 1980's

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    981
    Science 1980's
    Science class 1980's
  • Science

    Science Experiment 1980

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    973
    Science
    Science Experiment 1980
  • 1980

    Science Experiment circa 1980's

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    972
    1980
    Science Experiment circa 1980's
  • Duke of Edinburgh Certificates in the Library with Mr Overton and Mr David 1980's

    Duke of Edinburgh Certificates circa 1980

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    965
    Duke of Edinburgh Certificates in the Library with Mr Overton and Mr David 1980's
    Duke of Edinburgh Certificates circa 1980
  • Memories of School -Supplied by ChristianDenereaz 1968 - 1972

    Memories of School - supplied by Christian Denereaz PPS 1968 - 1972

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    Memories of School -Supplied by ChristianDenereaz 1968 - 1972
    Memories of School - supplied by Christian Denereaz PPS 1968 - 1972
  • Mrs McChesney - English teacher and Librarian 1960's-1980'sintheSchoolLibrary

    Mrs McChesney with some of her students in the Library - 1980's

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    Mrs McChesney - English teacher and Librarian 1960's-1980'sintheSchoolLibrary
    Mrs McChesney with some of her students in the Library - 1980's
  • Rounders in the Quad 1980's

    Rounders in the Quad circa 1980

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    968
    Rounders in the Quad 1980's
    Rounders in the Quad circa 1980
  • School Library 1980's

    School Library 1980

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    969
    School Library 1980's
    School Library 1980
  • School Council and Senior Pupils 1997

    School Council and Senior Pupils 1997

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    987
    School Council and Senior Pupils 1997
    School Council and Senior Pupils 1997
  • Grant Maintained School 1993

    Certificate of Grant Maintained School 1993

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    928
    Grant Maintained School 1993
    Certificate of Grant Maintained School 1993
  • Quad 1998

    1998

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    990
    Quad 1998
    1998
  • Reception and Hall 1980's

    Reception area and main hallway circa 1980

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    970
    Reception and Hall 1980's
    Reception area and main hallway circa 1980
  • School Bank 1986 - 1987

    School Banking Newspaper clipping provided by Peter Dickinson

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    964
    School Bank 1986 - 1987
    School Banking Newspaper clipping provided by Peter Dickinson
  • More Rounders in the Quad 1980's

    Quad 1980's

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    967
    More Rounders in the Quad 1980's
    Quad 1980's
  • 1976

    1976

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    956
    1976
    1976
  • Library 1980's

    Library 1980's

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    966
    Library 1980's
    Library 1980's
  • 1976

    1976

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    957
    1976
    1976
  • PPS Badge

    Photo of School Badge

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    958
    PPS Badge
    Photo of School Badge
  • 1958-1960

    1958 - 1960

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    959
    1958-1960
    1958 - 1960
  • Football Team 1947-19481

    1947 - 1948 Football Team

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    960
    Football Team 1947-19481
    1947 - 1948 Football Team
  • Technology Lesson 1997

    1997

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    989
    Technology Lesson 1997
    1997
  • Hedda Gabler Production 1968

    1968

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    1034
    Hedda Gabler Production 1968
    1968
  • Hurdles 1967-68

    1967 - 68

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    1035
    Hurdles 1967-68
    1967 - 68
  • Prizegiving 1967-68

    1967 - 68

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    1036
    Prizegiving 1967-68
    1967 - 68
  • Relay 1967-68

    1967 - 68

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    1037
    Relay 1967-68
    1967 - 68
  • School from rear 1967

    1967

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    1038
    School from rear 1967
    1967
  • Sprint 1967-68

    1967 - 68

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    1039
    Sprint 1967-68
    1967 - 68
  • The Mikado Production 1967-68

    1967 - 68

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    1040
    The Mikado Production 1967-68
    1967 - 68
  • The Mikado Production 1967-68

    1967 - 68

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    1041
    The Mikado Production 1967-68
    1967 - 68
  • The Mikado Production 1967-68

    1967 - 68

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    1042
    The Mikado Production 1967-68
    1967 - 68
  • View from Portsdown Hill 1967

    1967

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    1043
    View from Portsdown Hill 1967
    1967
  • Purbrook Park School Cricket Team 1947-19481)

    1947 - 1948 Cricket Team

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    962
    Purbrook Park School Cricket Team 1947-19481)
    1947 - 1948 Cricket Team
  • Music 1998

    Music Lesson 1998

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    991
    Music 1998
    Music Lesson 1998
  • Dance 1998

    Dance Lesson 1998

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    992
    Dance 1998
    Dance Lesson 1998
  • Lunchtimes 1997

    1997

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    988
    Lunchtimes 1997
    1997
  • Front of PPS 1998

    1998

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    993
    Front of PPS 1998
    1998
  • 2015

    2015

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    994
    2015
    2015
  • Textile Lesson 2015

    Textiles 2015

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    995
    Textile Lesson 2015
    Textiles 2015
  • Athletics 2015

    Athletics 2015

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    996
    Athletics 2015
    Athletics 2015
  • Netball Team 2015

    Netball Team 2015

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    997
    Netball Team 2015
    Netball Team 2015
  • Year 11 Prom 2015

    Prom 2015

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    998
    Year 11 Prom 2015
    Prom 2015
  • 2015

    2015

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    999
    2015
    2015
  • Auschwitz and Krakow Trip 2015

    Auschwitz and Krakow Trip 2015

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    1000
    Auschwitz and Krakow Trip 2015
    Auschwitz and Krakow Trip 2015
  • Street Dance 2012

    Street Dance 2012

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    1001
    Street Dance 2012
    Street Dance 2012
  • Food Technology 2013

    Food Technology Class 2013

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    1002
    Food Technology 2013
    Food Technology Class 2013
  • KJG

    K Gent 1972 - 1979

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    1019
    KJG
    K Gent 1972 - 1979
  • Netball Team circa 1970's

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    Netball Team circa 1970's
  • Netball Team circa 1970's

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    1021
    Netball Team circa 1970's
  • School Production 1970's

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    1022
    School Production 1970's
  • School Productions 1970's

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    1023
    School Productions 1970's
  • School Production 1970's

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    1024
    School Production 1970's
  • Rock Challenge 2013

    Rock Challenge 2013

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    1003
    Rock Challenge 2013
    Rock Challenge 2013
  • Ski Trip to Italy 2015

    Ski Trip to Italy 2015

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    1004
    Ski Trip to Italy 2015
    Ski Trip to Italy 2015