Timeline Schools in Ivybridge

Schools in Ivybridge Timeline

Timeline Schools in Ivybridge

Schools in Ivybridge Timeline

Timeline 1789 – Current Day

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‘Wanted, in the village of Ivy-Bridge, a person that would keep a school, for instructing Young Ladies in every necessary qualification. For particulars apply to Miss Vavafour, Ivy-Bridge July 21 1789’.

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Academies listed in Pigot’s Directory, Eliza Moysey (ladies) Robert Moysey (gentlemen) and Mrs Taylor (ladies).

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Rev. T.Brown’s Classical and Mathematical School

[/timeevents][timeevents year=”1844 -” icon=”0″ direction=”top” class=”national”]

William Harbern Schoolmaster

[/timeevents][timeevents year=”1849 -” icon=”0″ direction=”top” class=”national”]

Infant School established (no known location)

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John Fincher and William Mackay listed as Schoolmasters

[/timeevents][timeevents year=”1853 -” icon=”0″ direction=”top” class=”national”]

John Fincher Schoolmaster

[/timeevents][timeevents year=”1856 -” icon=”0″ direction=”top” class=”national”]

Ivybridge National School built

[/timeevents][timeevents year=”1864 -” icon=”0″ direction=”top” class=”national”]

School came under the board school trusteeship of the minister and wardens of St John’s Church, Ivybridge

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Mr Lake, Headmaster, until 1904

[/timeevents][timeevents year=”1876 -” icon=”0″ direction=”top” class=”national”]

From this date and until 1885, the school came under the Ermington School Board

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Dame Hannah Rogers’ School opened for ‘poor girls to be trained for domestic service’

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National School became Ivybridge Board School, using old buildings and extending them

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Dame Hannah Rogers’ School modernised and became an Orthopaedic Hospital School

[/timeevents][timeevents year=”1930s -” icon=”0″ direction=”top” class=”national”]

Sunnyside School (private) opened

[/timeevents][timeevents year=”1940s -” icon=”0″ direction=”top” class=”national”]

Known as Ivybridge Council School. Evacuees are accommodated in the school and the White House

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Dame Hannah Rogers’ School became a school for children with Cerebral Palsy

[/timeevents][timeevents year=”1954 -” icon=”0″ direction=”top” class=”national”]

Sunnyside School is closed

[/timeevents][timeevents year=”1957 -” icon=”0″ direction=”top” class=”national”]

Ivybridge Secondary School opened

[/timeevents][timeevents year=”1959 -” icon=”0″ direction=”top” class=”national”]

Dame Hannah’s moved to a new site to the west of Ivybridge

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Manor Junior School built

[/timeevents][timeevents year=”1973 -” icon=”0″ direction=”top” class=”national”]

Manor Junior School opened, alongside Station Road Infants School (the old primary school)

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Ivybridge Secondary School became Ivybridge Comprehensive School, later Ivybridge Community College

[/timeevents][timeevents year=”1978 -” icon=”0″ direction=”top” class=”national”]

Stowford Primary School opened

[/timeevents][timeevents year=”1991 -” icon=”0″ direction=”top” class=”national”]

Woodlands Primary School opened, with Station Road Infants becoming Erme Primary School. Manor Junior becoming Manor Primary School

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Ivybridge Community College became an academy. Dame Hannah’s opened a new facility at Seale-Hayne, Newton Abbot, for young adults with disabilities

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