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In 1935 the curriculum consisted of Maths, Physics, Chemistry, English (Language & Literature), French, German, Latin and Art.

School dinners were available but most boys went home, usually by bus, because bus passes were issued by the County Council under whose jurisdiction the school was run.

I believe the following to be true for KBGS, as it was for another West Riding school, Woodhouse Grammar School: “Those who did well enough at the age of eleven in the examinations held in the primary schools were given free entry; other could enter on the payment of fees. The examination was equivalent to the "eleven plus" which still exists in areas of the UK where some selection takes place but, in the WRCC, if you "passed", you were awarded the grand sounding "West Riding County Minor Scholarship". This system persisted until the late 1940's when fee paying entry was abolished; fee payers already in the School stayed there but no longer had to pay.

Source: www.j31.co.uk/woodhousegrammar.htm



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Clarendon French Course 1937Harry Milton's Clarendon French Course 'Part IV': Cover 
Clarendon French Course 1937Harry Milton's Clarendon French Course 'Part IV': Inside 
Main school course 1938Course from the Keighlian c 1938. In 1935 the curriculum consisted of Maths, Physics, Chemistry, English (Language & Literature), French, German, Latin and Art. School Dinners were available but most boys went home, usually by bus, because bus passes were issued by the County Council under whose jurisdiction the school was run. Keighlian
J.D.Lee Handicraft Prize 1938J.D.Lee Handicraft Prize-1938 (cover)J. D. Lee
J.D.Lee Handicraft Prize 1938J.D.Lee Handicraft Prize-1938 (inside)J. D. Lee
Bell's Latin Course 1939Bell's Latin Course Pt 1P Nichols
Scholarship paper 1942Scholarship paper, 1942 
School report 1943Mike Nichols school report (cover)Mike Nichols
School report 1943Mike Nichols school report (inside)Mike Nichols
School report 1945Mike Nichols school report (inside)Mike Nichols
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