The BWI Archives
1933 ~ The Managers' Minute Books
Winnington-Ingram CE Primary School
- 1933 -
Below we present the record of meetings the Managers held during 1933.
The first two meetings
concerned the acquisition of two mobile classrooms to meet the increasing
number of pupils on roll. At the third, the issue of burst pipes featured.
Soon after the opening of the new school building in 1931 there had been a
burst pipe causing significant damage (LB2, 03/06/1931) and it would
appear that there were ongoing problems with the pipes, which the Managers
decided to investigate at their meeting of July 19th.
The request of Miss
Brown to be involved in an exchange with a teacher in Australia,
considered by the Managers at their July meeting, did not appear to have
taken place, at least from Thomas Wilkinson’s entries in the Log
Book. That is, unless Miss Wilson’s term in the school (09/10 to
20/12/1933) was part of such an exchange (LB2: p.92, “Miss Wilson,
Exchange Teacher under the League of Empire Scheme, commenced duty
today.”) At the same meeting
the Managers formally recorded their appreciation of the teaching staff on
the number of pupils transferring to grammar schools at the end of the
summer term. The Log Book also identified that a day’s holiday was also
First uploaded: 27March 2021