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Williamstown High School Williamstown, Victoria

Williamstown High School (WHS) is a public, co-educational school situated in the historic Williamstown area. It is a multi-campus school - Years 7- 9 are housed on the junior campus, Bayview St, Williamstown and the senior campus, with Years 10 -12 is located in Pasco St, Williamstown. WHS has a proud history of over 100 years. It began as Williamstown Grammar School in 1867, and in 1914 became WHS - a State Government funded public school. In 2000 WHS merged with Gellibrand Girl's school to become the school it is today.

Contact Information

location
76 Pasco St Williamstown 3016 (map)
phone
+61 03 93939027

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Opening Hours

By appointment during school hours.

Location

76 Pasco St Williamstown Victoria

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A collection of items relating to or originating from Williamstown High School the archives consist of enrolment records, pennants, flags, cups, reports, photographs, badges, uniforms and other ephemera dating from the early 1900's to the present day.

Cameron Auty 16 October 2014 1:32 PM

Hi Williamstown High team, You're doing a great job getting your collection online, we're really enjoying watching all the photos as they're uploaded. Keep up the good work! - Site Admin

Victoria Grace 16 May 2018 1:34 PM

Can you please advise me whether you have photos from the 1980s to be uploaded to the site or whether you are missing them. I am fortunate to have some photos that I could share.

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1013 items with images

Year 8SA 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 8SA 1994

1960 Cadets

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

Cadets 1960

Form 1C 1971

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 1C of 1971.

Form 4C 1962

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Photocopy of black and white photograph of Williamstown form 4C of 1962.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Form 3C 1958

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 3C of 1958

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Form 1E 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 1E of 1965.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Form 4A 1966

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 4A of 1966.

Merit certificate 1936

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Buff coloured card, printed certificate recognising student achievement in completing the first two years of High School. This certificate was presented to Amy Corbett in 1936.

Historical information

This certificate was presented to Amy Corbett in 1936. It is numbered 299725 and was signed by the Principal, Mr Richards.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

High Tide 1974

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white printed publication.

Historical information

Year book for the Williamstown High School 1974 school year. Contains staff, student leaders, captains, sports results, camp details, student work.

Williamstown summer festival program 1993

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Yellow paper program - 1 sheet folded to make 4 pages. Program for the 16th annual Williamstown summer festival, 1993. Printed in red and black.

Historical information

The Finn Koren collection.

WHS choir 1941

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of the Williamstown High School choir of 1941.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Form 4B 1972

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of Williamstown High School form 4B of 1972 class photograph.

1954 Form 4 girls

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Form 4 girls of 1954. Photograph taken outside the quadrangle building.

Historical information

Six girls in uniform in 1954. Identified by the Dorothy Hirt as: Judy Kent, Carolyn McIntyre, ?, Margaret Colquhoun, Dorothy Hope, Thelma Hope, Judy Bridge

Boys school jumper 1970s

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Grey woolen jumper with yellow and red striped trim, worn by students boys at Williamstown High School in the 1970s.

Historical information

This jumper was worn by Geoff van Wyngaarden while he was a student at Williamstown High School in the 1970s.

Year 8IF 1995

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of the 8IF class of 1995 at Williamstown High School. Mounted on card, the teacher and students' names are also included.

Year 12 VCE 1992

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 12 VCE 1992

Year 7JJ 1993

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 7JJ 1993

Form 1D 1977

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Williamstown High School form 1D of 1977.

Staff 1989

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated full colour copy of original photograph of Williamstown High School staff of 1989.

Form 1C 1964

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School class 1C of 1964.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Form 3C 1972

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of Williamstown High School form 3C of 1972 class photograph.

Form 6B 1974

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A4 sized copy of black and white photo of Williamstown High School form 6B of 1974. Also 1 laminated copy of this photograph.

High Tide 1960

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white printed publication. Off-white card cover printed in red, black and yellow. 39 p.: ill.

Historical information

Year book for the 1960 school year. Contains staff, student, sport leaders, prefects, form captains, sports results, production and camp news, team photographs, students work.

Inscriptions & Markings

On front cover 'Danute'. Last two pages, student signatures.

Fifth year school certificate 1973

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Yellow card printed in black. Typed with subjects passed and hand signed by principal.

Historical information

Certificate issued by the school and presented to student on successful completion of Form 5.

Inscriptions & Markings

See attached JPG

1975 - Plaque unveiling program

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Buff coloured paper printed in blue. 4 leaves.

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg's for complete program.

Black and white photograph of Willimastown High School tennis team 1952

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School tennis team 1952

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

High Tide 1957 - High Tide 1957: Magazine of High School Williamstown

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white printed publication. Red and black card cover. 35 p. : ill.

Historical information

Williamstown High School yearbook for 1957. Contains staffing, scholarship, sports results, student work for the 1957 school year.

Year 7JJ 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 7JJ 1994

Spanish artwork - S. Paulo - Brasil, by Lori Val Viegas

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Original colour painting. Possibly presented to the Williamstown High School after a visit from Spanish students.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

1990 - 3 generations

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of photograph: 3 generations 1990; Martin Bowyer, Linda (Riddell) Bowyer, Mark Bowyer. (The Age).