04Sep

Maureen McPherson ( nee Spencer) her brother Richard and sister Geanne All attended our school.   These are her  brother Richard Spencers’  photos. (Apologies for the half photos)

04Sep

Thought I had more photos to share but this was the only one I could find.  Hope you have a great celebration I am not in this photo it was one taken of my sister’s (Heather) grade 2 class. Best wishes Margaret Wilson (née Gee)

04Sep

Ross Gillett

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Hi, Just thought I’d send this through in case you don’t have it. It’s Grade 1c under Miss Purnell in 1955. The only names I can give you are: Miss Purnell, far left, back row John (I think ) Myers, 4th from right in back row Graham Harrison, far…

02Sep
02Sep

Hi Everyone, my name’s Ian Newland, i attended WFPS from 1959 – 1964, then went on to Braybrook HS like so many of my classmates. Reading the other submissions, funny how we all seem to recall similar highlights/lowlights. Straps, warm milk, fear of the 3 storey stairs and of…

02Sep

Please find attached photos of my time at “Totty” State School. The 1950 photo is taken at  Powell Street (we went by bus to and from Argyle Street every day). The teacher in the 1950 and 1951 photo is Mr Haslett. My only claim to fame at school was…

27Aug

My dear old Primary School! Happy Birthday.  I recently celebrated mine and I am more than half a century old/young.  You are a very beautiful school. I still live around the corner from you and proudly announce to any visitor ‘that’s where I went to school. We lived in…

27Aug

I recently gave you a class photo of grade 2b in 1959  which was duly posted on the site . The result was almost instantaneous with a phone call from Gary Sampson to catch up after 50+  years and help with a few names I had wrong or couldn’t…

27Aug

Good afternoon,   Listening to Macca this morning I was interested to hear about the Centenary of the school which I attended in the mid 1940’s. I have attached a copy of my class photo taken in 1947, my teacher at the time was Miss Ball and I remember…

31Jul

My name is Shelley Walker and I went to Footscray West Primary starting Grade Prep in 1970 through to Grade 6. I must say I have some fond childhood memories  from the school and teachers. I remember being a lunch monitor, milk monitor and playing marbles in the school…