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by down south
Fri Jul 31, 2020 2:50 pm
Forum: Schools - The Schools we attended
Topic: Ardrossan Academy: Rector's reports 1958-61, 1967, 1971, 1972
Replies: 6
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Ardrossan Academy: Rector's reports 1958-61, 1967, 1971, 1972

These first four Rector's Reports appeared in the School Magazine. Here to start with is the report for session 1957- 1958. RECTOR'S REPORT - SECONDARY SCHOOL The opening of the new session was accompanied by the now almost inevitable staff changes. Mr Penman entered on duty as Principal Teacher of ...
by down south
Wed Jul 22, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: Schools - The Schools we attended
Topic: Ardrossan Academy prizelists 1967-74
Replies: 7
Views: 3166

Re: Ardrossan Academy prizelists 1967-74

Here finally is the prizelist for 1974. Certificate list : First year : 1C1 - Douglas Gillespie. 1C2 - Anne Taylor, Elizabeth Gaw, Myra Copeland. 1C3 - Kenneth Clarke, Thomas Barlow, James A McBride. 1L1 - George Pirie, William Wallace, Steven Barclay. 1L2 - Sandra Kennedy, Margaret Wallace, Carolin...
by down south
Wed Jul 15, 2020 3:22 pm
Forum: Schools - The Schools we attended
Topic: Ardrossan Academy prizelists 1967-74
Replies: 7
Views: 3166

Re: Ardrossan Academy prizelists 1967-74

And here is the prizelist for 1973. Class prizes : First year - Ronald W Hutchison, Iain M Forsyth, Ronald A Kydd, William S Burns, Robert T Saunders, Thomas A Wilson, Graham S Taylor, Lindsay Blair, Alison Kean, Margaret McConnell, Lucy Goddard, Rhona J Breckenridge, Fiona Buchanan, Willam Jack, Ge...
by down south
Wed Jul 08, 2020 3:07 pm
Forum: Schools - The Schools we attended
Topic: Ardrossan Academy prizelists 1967-74
Replies: 7
Views: 3166

Re: Ardrossan Academy prizelists 1967-74

Here now is the prizelist for 1972 . Class prizes: Form I - Alan Horne, Alistair Frazer, Ian McKay, Gordon Payne, Donald Murchie, Alistair Todd, Kevin Armstrong, Susan Young, Christine Johnstone, Sara Amos, Anne McGillivray, June Savage, Sheila McIntyre, Gwendoline Adams, Craig Anderson, Derek Logan...
by down south
Sat Jul 04, 2020 3:50 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: My Favourite ( non-Three Towns ) Place
Replies: 12
Views: 2537

My Favourite ( non-Three Towns ) Place

Of course the Three Towns has to be one of everyone's favourite places in the world. But disregarding that, and the place you live now which we've had before, what's your favourite place ? I'll start the ball rolling with mine, which is Bridgnorth in Shropshire; the town where my grandfather lived f...
by down south
Thu Jul 02, 2020 3:37 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Happy birthday - clydecoaster
Replies: 7
Views: 1400

Re: Happy birthday - clydecoaster

Have a very happy birthday, Alan.

Susan
by down south
Wed Jul 01, 2020 3:14 pm
Forum: Schools - The Schools we attended
Topic: Ardrossan Academy prizelists 1967-74
Replies: 7
Views: 3166

Re: Ardrossan Academy prizelists 1967-74

Now we come to the prizelist for 1971. Certificates : Form I - Ian B Stratton, Colin McMeekin, Anne M Fry, Valerie A McKeddie, Leonard E Aylwin, Howard J N Black, John G McL Alexander, Hugh M Conway, Alan Park, Keith Edmond, Jeremy M Jedrzejewski, Alison J Mackay, Valerie Wallace, Susan M Geddes, Do...
by down south
Wed Jun 24, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: Schools - The Schools we attended
Topic: Ardrossan Academy prizelists 1967-74
Replies: 7
Views: 3166

Re: Ardrossan Academy prizelists 1967-74

Moving on now to the prizelist for 1970; less detailed than the previous ones, and with the Primary having finally vanished. Another thing that's vanished is the list of prizes in 1st year, which has somehow been left out. Certificate list : Form I.1 - Ian S Nicholson, David Thomson, David Fullarton...
by down south
Wed Jun 17, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: Schools - The Schools we attended
Topic: Ardrossan Academy prizelists 1967-74
Replies: 7
Views: 3166

Re: Ardrossan Academy prizelists 1967-74

Now we come to the prizelist for 1969. PRIMARY P7 - 3, David Shedden; 4, James Hair; 6, Rhona MacPherson. Certificates, Douglas Kydd, William Welsh, David Fullarton, Andrew Brown. Primary Duxes ( Wylie Medals ) - John Brooks, Alistair Meney, Lorna Breckenridge. Transitional Class - 1, David Thomson....
by down south
Wed Jun 10, 2020 3:49 pm
Forum: Schools - The Schools we attended
Topic: Ardrossan Academy prizelists 1967-74
Replies: 7
Views: 3166

Re: Ardrossan Academy prizelists 1967-74

Here now is the prizelist for 1968. SECONDARY Class prizes : Form I.1 -1, John B Mackay (1st eq Eng, 1st Hist, 3rd Geog, 2nd eq Chem, 2nd Fr, 3rd Art ); 2, Kenneth H Aitken ( 2nd Geog, 2nd eq Maths, 1st Fr, 1st Phys ); 3, Stephen J Higgins ( 3rd eq Eng, 1st Lat, 1st Art, 3rd Tech ). Form I.2 - 1, Ca...
by down south
Tue Jun 02, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: Schools - The Schools we attended
Topic: Ardrossan Academy prizelists 1967-74
Replies: 7
Views: 3166

Ardrossan Academy prizelists 1967-74

Here to start with is the prizelist for 1967. SECONDARY Certificates: Form I.1 - John W Blair, Alan W Cramb, Alan W Reid. I.2 - Janet M Livingstone, Catherine E Adam, Elizabeth S Ferrol, Julie A Fullarton, Denise A Hepburn, Jean Jack, Lily A H Oliphant, Anne Calder. I.3 - James McIsaac, Robert MacMi...
by down south
Thu May 28, 2020 2:56 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Happy birthday - Bobnetau
Replies: 11
Views: 1827

Re: Happy birthday - Bobnetau

Have a very happy birthday, Netta.

Susan