Former Pupils

This Section contains images of and recollections by former pupils. If you have images or would like to write a short piece about your recollections  please send them to the Webmaster.

Class V 1893

Senior boys 1904

4th Form 1910

Senior boys 1916

School Photo 1930s (parts)

School Photo 1930s (parts)

School Photo 1930s (parts)

School Photo 1947 - (parts)

School Photo 1947 - note the title!! (parts)

School Photo 1947 - (parts)

School Photo 1947 - (part)

School Photo 1947 - (part)

Senior boys late 1940s

School Photo 1949

School Photo 1949

Mr Rees, Ian Surman, John Bradley, Dilling, ?, Greer, Philips welcome the German delegation to the school in the early 1950s

School Photo 1952

State Scholarship Award boys Evening News photo in 1954. Front row: Colin Jeffery; Mr Mills; John Jones. Back row ?; ?; Brian Gant. Year of entry to school 1948.

State Scholarship winners 1954 [year of entry 1947] - a Portsmouth City record. Back row l/r: D.E. Jenkins, McNeill and P.J.Staples. Front row: P.G Cox, W.H. Geer, Mr H.J.Mills , J.D. Bradley and P.G. Brushwood

First day at the Baffins school site. Bruce Sharp at the front (note the gloves!)

Form photo - about 1959 1st Row: Mace, Stevenson, Dave Workman, Bob Francis, "Jock" Garrard, Mr J. Carrick, Thomson, Lee, Paul Hibberd, "Dickie" Bird, Davis. 2nd Row: Pearson, Malc Howatt, Nuttall, Colin Fisher, Mike Shea, Frostick, Upfield, Bartlett, Tony Simmonds, Christopher, Maddison, Morgan 3rd Row: Rob Carter, Trevor Warmington, Lyons, Brooks, Harding, Colin Buckland, Steve Wanhill, Frank Edgeller, Terry Unwin, Lewis

Upper Sixth 1956

Back row l/r: A Hutty, J Chandler, R Holstein, J Bedford, T Cripps, Peters, F Butcher, B Knight, J S Cooper
Front row l/r A Simmonds, D Hendy, B Kinsman, M Sedgwick, B Boland, A Day, R Gudgeon, P King

Mr Webb with pupils about 1957[including senators E. R. Williams (left), and M. Davies (right) then H. Chandler and G Clayton

Caps rebellion (about 1957). Protest by pupils regarding the requirement to wear school caps up to the age of 16!! Names include 2nd and 3rd left standing - David Parsons and Trevor Fishlock. Standing extreme right Mike Powell. Chris Kirkland is kneeling 2nd right

End of term 1957 - disposal of caps that were (supposedly) worn!!

Form 1F 1958-59. Pictured back row on the right is John Russell - son of Leonard Russell who was "Father of the House" at the 2016 Old Secundrians dinner

Form 5B End of School 1959

Left to right and back row to front row Moore. Rencourt. Priestley. G Nash. Lines. Gay. Broderick. B Parsons Morgan. Hostler. Langford. M Dancey. K Tout. D Thorns. Powell. E Sexton. G Allen R Woods. C Y Edwards. G Hayden. L Pallet. M Hill-Smith. K Jenner. D C Emery. Wright. M King.

1959 Form Photo

Back row: G Fisher R Pritchard D Saunders P Higgenbottom R Cooper, P Edwards C Shinn Middle row: T Howard P Burton E McLeod D Matthews T Collis M Salmon D Verrier N Carter Front row: ? Green E Desmond A Nelson R Withers Mr Hickman B Smith D Copes D McLaren P Boorah
Back row - John Taylor: Dave Coppard: Ray Todd: Paul Reeves: Pete Gibbs: Chris Parke: Bill Taylor Middle row - Ray Turner: Roger Tollervey: John Creevy: ? Clements: Chris Bracher: Alf Pink: ? Murrey Front row - Geoff Heathcote: Dave Farrier: Ray Rowe: Paul Winsor: John Carrier: Peter Stock: John Batten: Dave McIntyre:Ken Jacobs

4th Form ?? about 1960

"Charlie" Cummins French class. 1959

Form 2K 1959

Form 2L French class 1959-60

Form 3A 1960