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School obstacle course

Three pupils at Fendalton Open Air School try the new obstacle course.

Date 1970-11-07
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Learning and Education

Explore a selection of photographs from across the decades in our collection and relive your Christchurch school days, from hand bells to sitting on the mat. Do you recognise any classmates in the...

Standard 6, Hornby Primary School, 1956

This is standard six (Form 2) at Hornby Primary School in 1956. 49 students, to 1 teachers. A whole lot different from today.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Ilam School from University of Canterbury campus

Exterior view of Ilam School buildings and grounds from the University of Canterbury campus. The port hills are visible in the background.

Date 1981 to 1982
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Ilam School Classroom

Interior view of a classroom at Ilam School. Chalk boards, seating and pictures on the walls are visible.

Date 1981 to 1982
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Ilam School entrance and playground

Exterior view of entrances to Ilam School classrooms from the playground.

Date 1981 to 1982
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Medbury School, Fendalton

Exterior view of the buildings and grounds of Medbury school for Boys. A sign for the school is visible in the foreground with a rugby post in the background.

Date 1981 to 1982
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Post Office Savings Bank shield presentation

Views of the presentation of the Post Offices Savings Bank school shield to Paparoa Street School. [Frames 7 and 8] Herbert John Walker.

Date 1971-03-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Michael Gourley of Heaton Intermediate School

Michael Gourley of Heaton Intermediate School with a framed certificate for the Richard Curtis Memorial Award which he won for showing courage in the face of adversity.

Date 1969-12-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Fundraising for World Vision 40 Hour Famine

Chisnallwood Intermediate pupils, John Cannard (left), Maria Franklin (seated) and Natasha McQuoid dressed as rubbish to promote a World Vision 40 Hour Famine they are involved in with their teacher...

Date 1988-03-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Star photographs

Moveable school on the Co-operative Railway Works

Newspaper caption: In such a place as the railhead of a progressing railway, the settlement and all connected with it must of necessity be of a temporary and portable nature. Our illustration shows...

Date 1908
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The committee

Newspaper caption: The jubilee of Greendale School, Canterbury: Some snapshots of the celebrations. Back row: Messrs W. A. Wilson (past chairman of school committee), W. J. Dean (secretary), C. H...

Date 1922-10-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Round the old school

Newspaper caption: The jubilee of Greendale School, Canterbury: Some snapshots of the celebrations. Favoured with splendid weather the celebration of the jubilee of the Greendale School, on October...

Date 1922-10-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Some of the old teachers

Newspaper caption: The jubilee of Greendale School, Canterbury: Some snapshots of the celebrations. Favoured with splendid weather the celebration of the jubilee of the Greendale School, on October...

Date 1922-10-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Past scholars who gathered to celebrate the jubilee

Newspaper caption: "The jubilee of Greendale School, Canterbury: Some snapshots of the celebrations. The roll of the pupils of the first ten years was called by Mr J. Voss, the following responding...

Date 1922-10-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The Jubilee Cake

Newspaper caption: The jubilee of Greendale School, Canterbury: Some snapshots of the celebrations. When the roll-call was completed, a jubilee cake, given by the very old residents in the district...

Date 1922-10-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Halkett School jubilee celebration

Newspaper caption: Amongst the old pupils present were Mr and Mrs H. Holland of Christchurch; Mr G. W. Leadley of Ashburton, Mr T. Gunnion, Mayor of Temuka, and Mr Jas. Keir of Christchurch. Mr J. H...

Date 1920-06-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Heathcote Valley in the snow

Heathcote Valley after snowfall looking onto back of school with maltworks and railway station on the left and Methodist Church in centre.

Date 1900 (year uncertain; year approximate) to 1919 (year uncertain; year approximate)
Format Postcard
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Father Christmas visiting Heathcote Valley School children

Mr McMillan dressed as Father Christmas visiting the children at Heathcote Valley School. Mrs Veale in foreground and Mr James Weir, Chairman of the School Committee, on right. Charlie Hedgeman and...

Date unspecified year in 1910
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Father Christmas visiting Heathcote Valley School children

Mr McMillan dressed as Father Christmas visiting the children at Heathcote Valley School. Mrs Veale in foreground and Mr James Weir, Chairman of the School Committee, on right. Charlie Hedgeman and...

Date unspecified year in 1910
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Father Christmas at Heathcote School getting into motor car

Mr H. McMillan dressed as Father Christmas getting into car on visit to Heathcote Valley School. Driver not identified.

Date unspecified year in 1910
Format Postcard
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection