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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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Advance Australia reconciliation flag

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Black and red flag with a yellow southern cross on the right in the black section, where the border between the black and the red is shaped like the silhouette of a jumping kangaroo

WHS Student Workbook

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Beige A5 felt hardcover book with Arithmetic written in Pen on the cover. Signed Fred Edwards

WHS Yearbook -Korrumbeia

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Brown yearbook with black ink text reading "KORRUMBEIA"along the top and the year 1966 above the WHS logo in the bottom right corner.

Inscriptions & Markings

"KORRUMBEIA" 1966

Wangaratta district curriculum report

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Green folder containing documents and minutes from 1991 meetings of the Wangaratta curriculum district curriculum committee

WHS Student Planner

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Navy WHS student study planner with gold text and WHS logo

Inscriptions & Markings

Wangaratta High School Study Planner 2004

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 Student Planner

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Navy WHS student work planner with gold text and WHS logo

Inscriptions & Markings

WANGARATTA HIGH SCHOOL 9-10 WORK PLANNER 2001

WHS Yearbook

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Purple yearbook with colourful geometric patterns and squiggles in the background reading Wangaratta High School 2016

Inscriptions & Markings

Wangaratta High School 2016

WSC Newsletter- Jargon

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Blue folder containing editions of Jargon newsletter from the year 1998

WHS Annual Report

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Light blue booklet used to give description and analysis of recent changes in the school with a black decorative border, a small WHS logo and black text reading:

Inscriptions & Markings

WANGARATTA HIGH SCHOOL ANNUAL REPORT 1987

WHS Community Learning Centre Information Booklet

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

White bound booklet given year 9 students beginning the Community Learning Centre program to give further information, with a colour WHS logo and text reading:

Inscriptions & Markings

Community Learning Centre (CLC) - 2007 Information Booklet for Students and their Parents

Curriculum and Research Bullitin

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Brown booklet containing CURRICULUM AND RESEARCH BULLETIN vol. VII no. 1 1972, published by the education department of Victoria

WTS Prospectus

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Black paperback Wangaratta Technical School 1972 prospectus. With a large black and white image of a student and three horizontal white lines

OC House banner

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Green banner with white writing reading Buffalo and orange rope ties. Used in intra-school sports to designate Buffalo (green) house.

WHS Magazine -Korrumbeia

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Cream manila folder containing a paper bag full of 1999 Korrumbeia editions.

Inscriptions & Markings

KORRUMBEIA 1999 KEEP PERMANANTLY

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

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 Yearbook -Korrumbeia

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

White yearbook with a black and white full page photograph of a cluttered workspace with W.H.S. '85 written in a space.

Inscriptions & Markings

W.H.S. '95. Wangaratta High School Student Diary and Study Planner 1985

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

WTS Yearbook -Geronimo

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Black yearbook with white grid, and an image of a WTS medal making up the O in GERONIMO, which is otherwise made up of white letters. 1984 is below.

Inscriptions & Markings

GERONIMO 1984

WHS Building Opening Plaque

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Rectangular wooden honour board with a golden brushed metal plate on the front with black engraved text reading:

Inscriptions & Markings

WANGARATTA HIGH SCHOOL This plaque commemorates the official opening of the Performing Arts Centre By Hon Bronwyn Pike MP Minister for Education On Friday, 21 May 2010 This project was funded by the Victorian Government Principal Heather Sarau School Council President Phillip Haines

WAHS Framed Photo

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Two identical framed photographs of the Wangaratta Agricultural School Football Club, in one small and one large brown and gold frame.

Computer stand and instruction DVD

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Black DELL Computer Monitor Stand with an orange advisory sticker and a blue and white DVD

Inscriptions & Markings

DELL remove

WHS Student Workbook -John Steel

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

John Steel workbooks: 1944- Science, Arithmetic x4, English, French x2, Art, Graphs, Geography, History 1945- Science, Geography, Homework, Arithmetic/Geometry, Algebra x2, Geometry x2, French, English, Arithmetic 1946- English, Geometry/Trigonometry, Graphs, Algebra x2, Geography x2, History x2, French, Arithmetic, Art, Science 1947- French, English x5, History x2, Graphs, Maths x3, History, Homework, Geography x2, Arithmetic, Science

WHS Framed Certificate

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

White-light blue gradient certificate with a large image of the Anti-Cancer Council of Victoria in a silver wooden frame with black text reading:

Inscriptions & Markings

IN APPRECIATION ANTI-CANCER COUNCIL OF VOCTORIA Presented by the Anti-caner Council of Victoria to Wangaratta High School in grateful recognition of their generous contribution to Cancer Research

Memorial Framed Photograph

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Photograph of Sgt. Pilot Ed. Francis

Inscriptions & Markings

Sgt. Pilot Ed. Francis Killed in action Aug. 19th 1942

WHS Band photo 1938

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Black and white image of the Wangaratta High school band on black backing paper. Boy in black suit and fedora is Doug Ferguson.

Rational Typewriting textbook

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Blue paperback 1950s Rational Typewriting full course textbook with a white stripe along the top. Written by Mrs. Smith Clough

WHS trophy

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Glass trapezium shaped trophy with a rough cut top edge presented to Wangaratta high School for participating in the 2010 Science and Engineering challenge. Has white text reading:

Inscriptions & Markings

The Science and Engineering Challenge Participation Award Wangaratta 2010 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 Trophy- Sport

Wangaratta High School, Wangaratta

Brown wooden trophy and base with silver shields attached. The largest Shield has an image of three football players. Inscribed in the shields is text reading:

Inscriptions & Markings

KORRUMBEINS v SCHOOL Korrumbeins 1957 9/12 to 9/8 School 1964 16/11 to 9/9 Presented by MR R. STONE