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Colonarie Primary School celebrates 140 years

Colonarie Primary School celebrates 140 years


Colonarie Primary School celebrated yet another milestone on January 25, 2012.{{more}}

According to research, the first school building was constructed by the Roman Catholic Church.

The following time line illustrates the journey of the school from the period 1872 to 2003.

1872 – Belle Vue (School Hill); 1939 – Colonarie (Adjacent to the beach); 1980’s – Colonarie R.C Church; 1983 – Colonarie Estates (George Stephens Secondary School site); 2003 – Colonarie (present location).

On Wednesday this week, the school celebrated 140 years of educational development in Colonarie and its environs.