Collection SCH76 - Norbury Manor High School for Girls

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Reference code

SCH76

Title

Norbury Manor High School for Girls

Date(s)

  • 1932 -1983 (Creation)

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2 boxes

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Norbury Manor High School for Girls (1932 -1983)

Administrative history

Opened 31 March 1913 as Stanford Road Senior Mixed [Boys and Girls] School. The building was used as a military hospital between March 1915 and June 1919 and the pupils accommodated at Winterbourne Road School. Renamed Norbury Manor in December 1922. Reorganised as separate senior boys and senior girls schools from 4 April 1932. [See SCH75]. Renamed Norbury Manor Secondary Modern Girls School, April 1947. Moved to Kensington Avenue on 16 April 1958. Became an 11 - 14 comprehensive and assumed its present name in 1970. In April 1994, the school became grant maintained and so ceased to be the responsibility of the Local Education Authority.

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Retrospectively accessioned 6 June 2001.

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  • English

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GB-352-sch76

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09/06/2015

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