Memorabilia

Our two Headmasters meet - Sports Day Wednesday July 21st 1937
 
First mention of Mr. Hamilton?
This term began on September 15th., when we welcomed our new Head, Mr. R.W. Hamilton, who comes to us from Bishop Auckland. We would offer to him our best wishes for his happiness here with us, and we hope his reign may be marked by years of successful progress in all the real things for which our School stands.
From the School magazine 1937-38 No. 41 
Labor Ipse Voluptas"
"Find pleasure in the work itself" was the school motto suggested by the headmaster at the 1922 Speech Day. He made the comment that he was lucky to have colleagues who readily and with enthusiasm co-operated with his every wish. They were all united in their aims, with no friction, and he failed to understand the criticisms sometimes levelled at secondary teachers concerning the work they did. At his school, the teachers could be found voluntarily working late into the evening and deserved credit for that.
 
The Honours Boards in the Assembly Hall/Old Gym, Matriculation Certificate 1928, Report Book Back Page 1954, A Report Page from 1951, School Certificate 1947, A Report Book page from 1947, Fourth Form Music Exam 1950s, First Form Geometry Test 1956, First Form Algebra Test 1956, First Forms General Science Annual Examination 1956, Second Forms General Science Annual Examination 1957, Geography Prize 1922, School Latin Prize 1957, Form Prize 1954, School Geography Prize 1923
Transfer Letter from 1956, The School Rules, Points for Parents 1956, Exemption Slip, Health Certificate Declaration, HGS place acceptance 1962.

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