- 1907 - 1982 (Creation)
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Opened 28 October 1907 as separate Boys, Girls and Infants schools. (See SCH34 for records of Davidson Infants School). On 7 September 1931, the schools were reorganised as Senior Boys, Senior Girls and Junior Girls and Infants. Junior boys ceased to attend. On 4 September 1956, the Senior Boys and Senior Girls schools were reorganised as a mixed school. Became comprehensive 7 September 1972. Closed 31 August 1982.
Retrospectively accessioned 30 May 2001.
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Accession Number: 606
Records of Davidson High School
Item date: 1907 - 1982
Accession date: 29/06/2001
Custodial history: Retrospectively accessioned 30 May 2001.
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