John Bainbridge's report indicate that he was in Form 4G1. The "G" indicates that he was doing general subjects. These included English, Social Studies, Mathematics 1, Science 1, as well as Graphics, metal fabrication, Auto Practices and Electical Practices.
His reports indicate he had a good degree of understanding and ability.
There were reports written at the end of each term. At this time there were only three terms each year. The four term year was introduced into Victorian schools in 1987.
Printed subject sheets for teachers to complete on appropriate sections. Section for level of ability to be marked, space for individual comments. Separate sheets stapled together in folder.
Inscriptions & markings
Subject teacher's signature on each page