Kingscourt School

 

 

The retirement of Miss Wilkinson in July 1952.
A is Miss Wilkinson, loaded with flowers for her retirement, and B is Mrs Roberts. Can you add any names? 2. Joy Furley? 4. Derek Hogg 9. Weaving? 13. David Stevens? 15.Tim Chambers 16. Keith Thacker 19. Christine Buckingham 28. Rosemary Watkins 29. Jeffrey Weaving 32 Andrew 33. David Oldmeadow? 35. Colin Ireland 36. Rodney Hannam 38. Alan Marks? 39. Neil Baker 42. Cynthia Vick? 44. Cheryl Wilkins 47. Pamela Brown? 48. Brenda Cawthorne 49. Diana Chambers 50. Wendy Stevens 53. Pauline Stevens? 52. Rosalind Wheeler 54. Veronica Wheeler

In 1970 Kingscourt School celebrated the centenary of the Education Act in 1870 when education became compulsory. Kingscourt School closed in 1972, transferring to the newly built Gastrells School.

Education Centenary Kingscourt School 1970. Copyright of Gloucestershire Gazette.