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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.

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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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1000 items with images

Madrigal Group 1957

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Photocopy of black and white photograph of the 1957 choral madrigal group at Williamstown High School. Miss Tierney is the teacher.

Malaysia trip 2007

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

One compact disk containing photographs from The Williamstown High School trip to Malaysia in 2007. Also some photographs of 9CT Home group of 2007.

Bayview Campus 2005

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

One compact disk containing 142 photographs of Williamstown High School in 2005, before the rebuild.

Radio 2XX interview

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

One compact disc and one letter. Williamstown High School students were interviewed by Bill Tully. Radio 2XX sent a compact disc of the interview and a thank you letter.

Prologue

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

One compact disk containing performances by Williamstown High School music groups in 2001. Fourteen tracks are included.

Musical High 1997

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

One compact disc containing performances by Williamstown High School music group in 1997. Comprises eleven tracks.

Inscriptions & Markings

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Musical High 2001

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

One compact disc containing performances by various Williamstown High School music groups in 2001. Seventeen tracks included

Inscriptions & Markings

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Best of the West

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

One compact disc containing performances by school music groups in 1997. Kemcor funded the Kemcor Youth Arts Program of 1997, which resulted in this CD.

Class Assembly 1993

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

One compact disc containing performances of Williamstown High School music groups of 1993 and also some groups from past years.

Urinetown 2007

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

One compact disc containing photographs from the production and theatre camp of Williamstown High School production Urinetown.

Later Years 2007 - Later years; Williamstown High School Unit 4 Music

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

One compact disc in jewel case. Williamstown High School Unit 4 Music. Seven tracks included.

Inscriptions & Markings

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Stage band 2009 - Stage band: recording sessions. Conducted by Mr Will Salisbury

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

One compact disk in jewel case. Seven tracks are included. For details see image above.

Formal photos 2012

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

CD in jewel case containing 288 photographs of the Williamstown High School Formal of 2012.

Form 1D 1977

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

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

Form 1C 1977

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

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

Form 1B 1977

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

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

Form 1A 1977

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

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

Williamstown Chronicle 1948 - Williamstown Chronicle. Friday September 24, 1948

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Newspaper of 10 pages. Page 1 has a photograph of 10 students from Williamstown High School who performed in the school production 'Tons of money. in 1948.

Inscriptions & Markings

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Pirates of Penzance 1955

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

One A3 sheet, folded. Photocopy of program for Williamstown High School Gilbert and Sullivan Society production, The Pirates of Penzance, performed in 1955.

Inscriptions & Markings

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H.M.S. Pinafore program 1954

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Two A4 sheets. Photocopies of the program for the Williamstown High School Gilbert and Sullivan Society production of H.M.S. Pinafore. The play was shown at the Mechanics Institute in Electra Street, On the 1st and 2nd of December 1954.

Inscriptions & Markings

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Hold Fast Iss. 5. - Hold Fast Iss. 5. April, 2019

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Student newspaper of Williamstown High School. 12 pages, some illustrations.

Inscriptions & Markings

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Sticker 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Sticker, commemorating the 75th anniversary of Williamstown High School in 1990. Sticker depicts the school logo and is gold, red and black: the school colours

Inscriptions & Markings

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Name card 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Yellow embossed card printed in burgundy, these are name cards used by guests at Williamstown High School official functions to celebrate the 75th school anniversary in 1990.

Inscriptions & Markings

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75th anniversary assembly 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

One A4 sheet of yellow paper, containing the programme for the Williamstown High School 75th anniversary school assembly. It was held on the 16th March 1990.

Inscriptions & Markings

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Koala House 1955

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Badge: felt screenprinted in yellow and red with the Williamstown High School motto'Hold Fast' and a koala. Ribbon: woven, blue and white striped, embroidered with 'xi-xviii'

Historical information

Something to do with cricket and possibly Noel Johnson was the owner.

Inscriptions & Markings

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Dinner dance ticket 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Yellow card, numbered in red and printed in black. This is a ticket to the Williamstown High School 75th Anniversary dinner dance, held on 17th March 1990 at the Williamstown Town Hall.

Inscriptions & Markings

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Thank you card 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Gold embossed folded card, printed in black. This is a thank you card, acknowledging contributions made towards the 75th anniversary celebrations of Williamstown High School in 1990.

Inscriptions & Markings

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Programme 75th anniversary celebrations

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Gold embossed card, 4 page programme of events for the 75th anniversary celebrations of Williamstown High School in 1990. Events ran from Friday 16th March 1990 to Sunday 18th March 1990.

Inscriptions & Markings

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Our Australia 2004 - Herald Sun Our Australia: A sunburnt country. Pt 1: Great Southern Land

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Free publication of 16 pages, distributed with The Herald Sun in 2001. Williamstown High School student Megan Charawity is the girl on the left.

Promotional photographs 1998

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Multiple copies of 8 photo strips depicting school life in October 1998 at Williamstown High School.