Waiwhare School 1953 Log Book

1953

PRESENT PUPILS
Christopher Sheild
Tim Sheild
Jane Sheild
Paul Sheild
Margie Arthur
Dennis Goulding
Daryl Marshall
Peter Kyle
Tony Drummond

NEW PUPILS
Ann Derbidge
Patsy Derbidge
Alison Tough
Sharron Bray
Ngaire Fountaine
Caroline Neill
Elizabeth Blair
Suzanne Sheild
Roger Neill
Brian Marshall
Ian Blair

LEAVING PUPILS
Nil

TEACHER
First permanent teacher was Mr W. K. Foster.

SCHOOL COMMISSIONERS UNTIL 13th APRIL
F. Fountaine
O. Marshall

COMMITTEE
D. Arthur, Chairman
D. R. Neill, Secretary/Treasure
A Blair
Mrs D Bray
Mrs J Drummond

THE YEAR’S ACTIVITIES AND GENERAL INFORMATION

FEBRUARY 19th:  Combined picnic held on Mr T C Lowry’s property. Otamauri, Sherenden, Crownthorpe and Waiwhare Schools.  Mrs. H. Marshall saved a child from drowning.

APRIL 13th:  The first Householders Meeting was held to elect a School Committee.  23rd:  Decided to plant the existing benthamii shelter belt.

MAY 29th:  Two oak trees planted to mark the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II.

SEPTEMBER 9th:  First wireless and lawn mower purchased.

OCTOBER 30th:  Combined Fancy Dress Ball at Sherenden.

DECEMBER 7th:  School extensions proposed.

NEEDLEWORK:  Mrs M Sheild (first one)

PRIZES PRESENTED BY:  Mrs D Bray.

Daryl Marshall & Patsy Derbidge

Patsy Derbidge, Daryl Marshall, Ann Derbidge, Chris Sheild, Jane Sheild, Tony Drummond   1953

Probably:  Ann Sheild, Dennis Goulding, Tim Sheild, Patsy Derbidge, Caroline Neill, Jane Sheild   1953

Teacher Mr K Foster, Mrs June Drummond presenting prizes

Children standing l to r: ?, ?, Chris Sheild, ?, Jane Sheild, Tony Drummond, Ann Derbidge, Margie Arthur

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1953

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