AKAROA DISTRICT HIGH SCHOOL.
On Tuesday last a number of parents and friends assembled at the school grounds to see an exhibition of Swedish drill by ths pupils of the school. The day was a very hot one, but in ppite of this the children gave an excellent display and great interest was taken in the drill by the parents and friends. The teachers are to be congratiilatad on the progress made by the pupils. Mr Hall explained that there hud not been rime to get beyond the elementary drill as yet, and ex pressed the hope that next year the onlookers would tied the children bad progressed considerably. Mr J X Newton, chairman of the School Com mutes congratulated the teachers and children on the display which all the parents bud enjoyed, and said it ye fleeted great credit on the teachers. Hβ wiehed the pupils and teachers a Merry Xrons snd a Huppy New Year The children gave three cheers for Mr Newton. After the drill an adjourn tnont wag made" to the infant room r. sumptuous afternoon tea was prepared
Permanent link to this item
AKAROA DISTRICT HIGH SCHOOL., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXV, Issue 3507, 24 December 1915
AKAROA DISTRICT HIGH SCHOOL. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXV, Issue 3507, 24 December 1915
Using This Item
Akaroa Mail Co is the copyright owner for the Akaroa Mail. You can reproduce in-copyright material from this newspaper for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons New Zealand BY-NC-SA licence . This newspaper is not available for commercial use without the consent of Akaroa Mail Co. For advice on reproduction of out-of-copyright material from this newspaper, please refer to the Copyright guide.