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Wangaratta High School Wangaratta, Victoria

Wangaratta High School is a public, coeducational secondary school situated in regional north-east Victoria, with a proud history beginning over 100 years ago when it opened its doors in 1909 under the name Wangaratta Agricultural High School. Wangaratta Agricultural High School was one five Victorian agricultural schools at the time. Since then the school has grown considerably, merging with Ovens College in 2007, forming the school as it is today.

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http://www.whs.vic.edu.au
phone
+61 (03) 5723 0500

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Location

17-49 Edwards Street Wangaratta Victoria

Collections include historical school documentation and memorabilia as well as collections and donations from past teachers and students who served in the armed forces.

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WTS Yearbook -Geronimo

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Cream yearbook with orange text reading GERONIMO WANGARATTA TECHNICAL SCHOOL MAGAZINE 1952. To the left of this text is a drawing of a red totem pole.

Inscriptions & Markings

GERONIMO WANGARATTA TECHNICAL SCHOOL MAGAZINE 1952

WHS Speech Night Pamphlet

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Cream slip of paper outlining the program details for the 1954 Wangaratta High School Annual Speech Night

Inscriptions & Markings

Annual Speech Night TUESDAY 14th DECEMBER 1954

WHS trophy

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Glass diamond trophy with a wooden base awarded to Wangaratta High School for winning the 2008 science and engineering Challenge with white text reading:

Inscriptions & Markings

The Science and Engineering Challenge Winning School- 11th April Wangaratta 2008 Presented by Victoria University faculty of Health, Engineering and Science This initiative is supported by the Australian Government through the Department of Innovation, industry, Science and Research

WHS Earliest Known Student Workbook

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

A5 ruled Geography workbook dated to November 3rd 1909

OC Newsletter -Ovens Focus

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Red folder containing editions of Ovens Focus newsletter from the year 2006

WHS Prefect Pledge

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

White paper with a black border with typed prefect pledge, and a foam-core mounted label reading Prefect pledge

Inscriptions & Markings

WANGARATTA HIGH SCHOOL I WILL UPHOLD THE HONOUR OF THE SCHOOL. IN THE EXERCISE OF MY AUTHORITY, AND IN MY CONDUCT I WILL EXEMPLIFY THE PRINCIPLES OF TRYE CITIZENSHIP BOTH WITHIN AND BEYOND THE SCHOOL COMMUNITY.

WTC Uniform- Vest

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Green vest with gold trim stitching and a black WTC logo on the top right.

WHS Trophy- Sport

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Gold plastic cup trophy with a black plastic base. On the base is a gold metal plaque reading:

Inscriptions & Markings

Bushrangers Cup ***2008*** Southern Champions

OC Yearbook -Geronimo

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Black yearbook with a full art cover exhibiting the covers of past Geronimo magazines. Black writing across the collage reads Geronimo '02 Ovens College Golden jubilee

Inscriptions & Markings

Geronimo '02 Ovens College Golden jubilee

WTS Yearbook -Geronimo

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Green yearbook with a yellow rectangle on the cover, and black and white images of students, as well as the indigenous Australian symbols for comet and sun. Black text above and below these images reads GERONIMO Wangaratta Technical School Album 1989

Inscriptions & Markings

GERONIMO Wangaratta Technical School Album 1989

WSC Newsletter- Jargon

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Blue folder containing editions of Jargon newsletter from the year 1998

WHS Yearbook

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

orange yearbook with black and yellow crowd sunburst pattern with small white text reading WANGARATTA HIGH SCHOOL 2007 YEARBOOK in two of the rays of the sunburst

Inscriptions & Markings

WANGARATTA HIGH SCHOOL 2007 YEARBOOK

WHS Yearbook -Korrumbeia

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Black and white bound photocopy of the 1980 yearbook with a full page drawing of an A-block school building, with painted downball courts out the front. Written on the wall in black text is WANGARATTA HIGH SCHOOL 1980

Inscriptions & Markings

WANGARATTA HIGH SCHOOL 1980

WHS School Council Minutes

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Brown paper bag containing documents and minutes from the 1996 meetings of the Wangaratta High School Council. January-February and February-December are separated.

Inscriptions & Markings

School Council - 1996 PERMANANT ARCHIVED BY LEON KILDEA

Telephone

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

PWM analogue telephone with cream-brown body and handset. White turning section covered in clear plastic

WHS Magazine

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Yellow booklet with black ink and three black stripes on the cover and a black WHS logo in the centre.

Inscriptions & Markings

The Wangaratta High School Magazine 1944

WHS Swimming Carnival Pamphlet

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Yellow Wangaratta High School Annual Swimming carnival pamphlet

Inscriptions & Markings

WANGARATTA HIGH SCHOOL Annual Swimming Carnival Merriwa Park- February 18 1954

Autograph Letter

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

1814 Autograph Letter by Monsigner- Typed and original. This item is a part of ex-teacher Ian Marryatt's travel collection

WHS Yearbook

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

White yearbook with a full page drawing of a large WHS symbol tied around a gold 98. There is also a music stave through the middle and five sporting figures along the bottom in the background.

WHS Framed Certificate

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

White community inclusion initiative recognition certificate with a watermark of the Rural city of Wangaratta symbol, framed in a black frame with a gold section along the inside of the frame

Inscriptions & Markings

Community Pride Awards 2010 Community Inclusion Initiative Presented to 'Youth Homelessness' Tom MeLeod, madison Muir, Sarah Wallis, Jeremy Piper, Danielle Adams, Bridget Lorenz Congratulations! valuing care, commitment & pride in our community

WHS Sports Award

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Rectangular wooden plaque with 11 metal plates attached to the front. In the top right corner is a 3D sticker with an image of a netball hoop, ball and shoe. Engraved in the top plate is a heading reading:

Inscriptions & Markings

WANGARATTA HIGH SCHOOL YEAR/8 MIXED NETBALL COMPETITION 1993 (8A) SEAHAWKS

WHS Inkwells

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

One rectangular glass inkwell, one circular white ceramic inkwell, one round metal inkwell with hinged lid and holes for six pens, and two wooden nib pens.

Computer Monitor

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

VGA Monochrome Monitor 14" Cream body with black fish-eye screen and text reading TVS

Inscriptions & Markings

monochrome TVS VGA

Electric typewriter

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

olivetti ET 116 Electric Typewriter Black rectangular plastic typewriter with keyboard in front section and plastic cover for back half

Inscriptions & Markings

olivetti

WHS Teachers Compendium

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Red folder with a green folder and a stack of papers to give new teachers basic information and reference about the school

Inscriptions & Markings

Wangaratta High School TEACHER COMPENDIUM of INFORMATION 1992

WHS Yearbook -Korrumbeia

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

White yearbook with a full page bland and white drawing on the cover of a school building with broken windows, a tree and some abstract circles. Written above in curvy writing is Korrumbeia 1991

Inscriptions & Markings

Korrumbeia 1961

WHS Textbook

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Two hardcover felt lined atlases with black reinforced spines and corners. Gold writing and symbol in the centre of the cover reads The PICTURESQUE ATLAS of AUSTRALASIA. Volumes 1 and 3 are in the school's collection. each book has some degree or wear, with torn pages and peeling paper in some areas, and one has a large water mark on the cover.

Inscriptions & Markings

The PICTURESQUE ATLAS of AUSTRALASIA

WHS Yearbook -Korrumbeia

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Black and white bound photocopy of the 1955 yearbook. Has a wavy stripe across the lower section of the cover page with a WHS logo overlayed over the top under 1955, with KORRUMBEIA written vertically along the left side of the page.

WHS Framed Certificate

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

White Administration building occupancy permit, in a gold frame

Inscriptions & Markings

GRAEME BUCHAN & ASSOCIATES PTY. LTD. Building Surveyors OCCUPANCY PERMIT

WTC Yearbook -Geronimo

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Cream yearbook with an orange drawing of a person writing GERONIMO 74 on a wall which has some various other graffiti on it.

Inscriptions & Markings

GERONIMO 74