Spondon Park Grammar School

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Photograph dated: 1966
Taken by: SC

Back Row from LHS:1,2 Mr Roberts (History), 3 Mr Cartridge,4. Mr Brown(Colin)(PE), 5. Mr Howitt (French), 6?, Celyn Kingsbury

Mr Bevan (Wood/metalwork), 8. Mr Greenwood (Chemistry), 9.Mr Longford (Geography),

10.Mr Jones (History), 11. Mr Light (French), 12, Mr Shields(Jock)(Physics), Mr Stacey (Physics).

Middle Row: 1,2&3?,4. Mr Carter (Biology), 5, ? 6. Mr Haslam, 7. ? (Music),8?, 9. Mr Greene (Art)10,11&12?

 

Front Row: 1. ? 2, Mrs Threadkell (Science) 4. Miss Allen (Domestic Science), 4. Miss Wood (Maths), 5 Miss Rimmer (Dep. Head/Maths, 6 Mr Houston (Head), 7 Mr Johnson (English)8 Miss Cox?, 9, 10 & 11?

Rear row teacher number 6 is

Rear row teacher number 6 is Alan (?) Thompson, teacher of Russian

Back row: #1 is Mr Howarth

Back row: #1 is Mr Howarth (Latin), #3 is Brian Cartledge (not Cartridge), #6 is Mr Thompson (Russian)

number 2 back row = Mr

number 2 back row = Mr Roberts History
number 7 middle row = Mr Geeson Music

Back row 6 is definitely Mr

Back row 6 is definitely Mr Thompson (Russian) and yes he did run a JagX120?
Second row 8 is Mr Beasley, his predecessor Mr Powell taught me Geography (great teacher gave me the love of the subject) went on to read it at Exeter with Geology.

Back row 6 taught me Russian.

Back row 6 taught me Russian. Can't remember name but he was in Russia during WW2 and spoke 7 languages

The individual between Mr

The individual between Mr Carter and Mr Haslam was Mr Selvey who taught a variety of musical instruments. Mrs Threadkell also appears on various Spondon House staff photos eg 1954-5. Mrs Billing is not on the Spondon Park 1966 staff photo, (she retired a year or two before) but she too is on the 1954-5 Spondon House photo. Mr Green (chemistry), husband of Mrs Green, had left some years before but appears as a form teacher in the 1963 picture of a third form group.

I believe 7) on the middle

I believe 7) on the middle row is Celyn Kingsbury, who taught music. My parents knew him...

No, that is definitely Mr

No, that is definitely Mr Geeson. Mr Kingsbury succeeded Mr Geeson and there was a long gap before he arrived.

Back Row from LHS:1,2&3?,4.

Back Row from LHS:1,2&3?,4. Mr Brown(Colin)(PE), 5. Mr Howitt (French), 6?, 7.
Mr Bevan (Wood/metalwork), 8. Mr Greenwood (Chemistry), 9.Mr Longford (Geography),
10.Mr Jones (History), 11.?, 12, Mr Shields(Jock)(Physics), Mr Stacey (Physics).
Middle Row: 1,2&3?,4. Mr Carter (Biology), 5, ? 6. Mr Haslam, 7. ? (Music),8?, 9. Mr Greene (Art)10,11&12?
Front Row: 1. ? 2, Mrs Threadkell (Science) 4. Miss Allen (Domestic Science), 4. Miss Wood (Maths), 5 Miss Rimmer (Dep. Head/Maths, 6 Mr Houston (Head), 7 Mr Johnson (English)8 Miss Cox?, 9, 10 & 11?

3 on the back row is mr

3 on the back row is mr Cartridge maths teacher