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A history of Blackheath Bluecoat School


1700 ~ 2014
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HOME

Brief introduction to the site. The Time Line


HISTORY AT A GLANCE

Simple chart showing the development of the school from the Blue Coat Girls’ School and St John’s National Schools


CONTACT

Details of the site webmaster and useful contact links

ST JOHN’S NATIONAL CHURCH OF ENGLAND SCHOOLS

Short history of the schools (1854-1911) The Committee for the Preservation of Religious Education, Blackheath


BLACKHEATH & KIDBROOK NATIONAL CHURCH OF ENGLAND SCHOOLS

Short history of the school (1911-1957)


BLACKHEATH & KIDBROOK 1932-1939

Photographs given by ex pupils


BLACKHEATH & KIDBROOK Pupil Memories

Memories of the school


BLACKHEATH & BLUECOAT SCHOOL 1959 -1966

Amalgamation with the Blackheath & Kidbrook National Church of England School.

Plans for expansion. Additions to the building in 1961 and 1963


CATERING COURSE

The successful vocational Catering course 1963








1968-1972

Third stage of expansion. The launch of the appeal for funds in 1972


BUILDING THE NEW SCHOOL 1972-1973 (Page 1)

Series of photographs as the building progressed

“The realisation of a dream”


BUILDING THE NEW SCHOOL 1972-1973 (Page 2)

More photographs of the building

Early organisation of the new school


1974-1979

Change of headteacher and Dedication of the new school. Expansion of curriculum.


1975-1976

Architect’s photographs of the building (sample).


1980-1985

Development of the Sixth Form. Aim and Objectives


1985-1991

New headteacher. Period of stability. The great Bluecoat fire





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Greenwich Blue Coat Girls’ School 1700-1959


Page 2:

From the early School Archives


Page 4:

Blackheath Bluecoat School 1998 - 2014