The Ex-Chippy School Pages

ARCHIVE INDEX

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General

In this section you will find pictures where the year the picture was taken is not particularly relevant.
Paul Canning Memorial Prize Board.

Reunions

2000 Reunion at the Kings Head
Ian Huckin's 2001 reunion for late 60s pupils
Reunion of 1976-1981 pupils in 2001
Wendy Dant's Nov 2002 reunion

Sept 2003 - Debi Moir and friends.
1959-1964 pupils 2004 reunion

Present Day

Pupils from the 1966 year of entry as they are today.
Construction of the new leisure centre
John Wooldridge Then and Now
Peter Branch and friends.

Duke of Edinburgh's Award

Now with its own index page click here to access.

School Plans

1957
1968
2009
2013

Non-school-related

Pictures that are not connected with the school, but may be of interest.
Demolition of Webb's in 1969
3rd Chipping Norton Guides 1979/80 (?)
Chipping Norton Co-operative Society Rules
Loading the boiler for Portsmouth, 1905

1928

Picture of the school as originally built.

1929

Cricket 12
Pupils gardening with Mr Bonham

1930s

Mystery photo of pupils in fancy dress, 1930 is just a guess.
Hockey Team

1931

1st Football team.
1st XI Cricket team.

1932

1st XI football and cricket teams
The chess or science club outside the school.

1933

Cricket and football teams
Ronald J Richardson's sporting "colours"

1937

"I remember" by Cliff Rogers

1938

Old Nortonians performance of Aladdin.
Chess Club

Form 3

1940s

Girls wartime firefighting training

1946

Pictures of Pat Coleman and friends

1950s

Gillian Ford, Doreen, and "Charlie" Hunt.
Rounders team

1950

A treat for the Chipping Norton boys

1953

Staff v 6th form hockey match
25th anniversary dinner

1958

Sports day egg and spoon race
Michael Peyton's first day

1959

Jesus College 6th form conference

1960

Pupils at Chipping Norton Station returning from Switzerland.

1962

Form VA
Girls under 14 hockey team

Cricket and U15 football teams.
Miss Bellwood's class (2A)
Sue Newton and Miss Burgess
Under 13 cricket team

1963

Hockey team
Form 5TG outside the gym

1964

Tennis team
Under 15 cricket team

1965

1st XI cricket team
Rugby team

1966

1B Maths class
School fete

School buildings

1967

Sports Day 1967
Pictures around the school in 1967 by Edwyn James.
Trip to Tregoyd
School staff

1969

Paul Canning receives his award from Douglas Bader
Chipping Norton Advertiser article - Headmaster criticises Southampton students.

1970

Under 15 Rugby Team
"The Resistable Rise of Arturo Ui"

1971

Oxfordshire Patterdale trip
1970-71 1st XV Rugby Team
Guide for Pupils and Parents
Building the new Science Block
Sports Day 1971

1972

Ruth Innes and Carol Branson at Chipping Norton Market

1973

Cotswold Buildings activity group at Dunstan House
Sports day 1973
School Newsletter No.14
Physics outing to Goonhilly

1974

Aerial view of the school.
Kilvrough and Patterdale.
Notes for new pupils

1975

Don Davidson by the greenhouses.
Science fair at Oxpens

Adele Balfour, Sally Pickering and others.
Tudor Nicholas's minivan
Prizewinners 1975
The Diary of Anne Frank
Mathematical Times Christmas 1975

1976

Programme for school play The Dragon
Prizewinners 1976

1977

The Adventures of Gervase Becket
First year Rugby squad
A second-year science lesson
Physics trip
Sarah Hawtin, Bill Norris and Jonathan Betts on a biology field trip.
Nick Salter and Rosemary Hall
Light bulb smashing

1978

Under 15 Rugby team
Kilvrough or Glasbury

School 50th anniversary celebrations
6th Form Sponsored Walk.
3rd year Rugby team
Rugby Team for Magny-en-Vexin game
2nd year and 5th year Rugby Teams

1979

First year Rugby team.
Swimming team.

6JDW parties at school and at JDW's house.
Snow!

1980

Pictures around the Physics room.
Physics trip
Audio files of songs from the physics trip.

In the lighting box during school play Oliver.
Group picture of 4GG
Prizewinners 1980 (newspaper cutting)

1981

My Fair Lady pictures (page 1)
My Fair Lady pictures (page 2)
Miss Brennan's tutor group 3GB
John Wooldridge at Christmas.
Sixth form outside 6th form house.
Fifth form last day of school.
Glasbury

1982

DAN HARMAN MEMORIAL PRESENTATION:
School Assembly
Rugby Match
More pictures

1983

Second Year Group photo at Glasbury
Open day in Chemistry department.
Guide for primary school pupils

1984

The Boyfriend picture
6th Form outside the 6th form house.

6JDW at Christmas
1984 Open Day.

Energy Study UK presentation

1985

Group photo of school staff
Physics Trip
7th year physics students
4GA and 4WS group photos

1986

1986 Physics Trip

1987

5WW
Energy Factor 1987 winners

1988

Anna Barnsley award winning poster - Banbury Focus

1990

Large hall roof repairs
Wattville competition winners
Snake

1991

Tutor group 7C

1992

Manchester Gas Museum

1994

Glasbury - group photo

1995

Tutor group 10C

1997

Glasbury - group photo

1999

Year 11 group photo

2010

Hook Norton bus goes over speed bumps (video)
New science block under construction

2011

Industrial Action letter

2012

Announcement of Acadamy status