- 1904 - 1988 (Creation)
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Opened in September 1904 as The Borough Secondary School for Boys in the Scarbrook Road premises occupied in the evenings by Croydon Polytechnic. The school moved to The Crescent, Selhurst in 1913, but returned to Scarbrook Road between 1915 and 1918 or 1919, while the school building was in use as a hospital. Renamed Selhurst Grammar School for Boys in 1922. The school became an age 14+ comprehensive from 1971, becoming known as Selhurst High School for Boys. It closed, because of falling rolls and reorganisation, in 1988.
Retrospectively accessioned 4 August 2001.
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Accession Number: A652
Records of Selhurst High School for Boys
Item date: 1904 - 1988
Depositor's Name: The Head Teacher, Selhurst High School for Boys
Custodial history: Retrospectively accessioned 4 August 2001.
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