Riverdale school's 60th milestone

Admiring old school photos and newspaper articles are, (from left) Judy Zame (nee Gooch) Willie Grace, Bella Kerr (nee Kahuroa) and Ross Fraser. Pictures by Paul Rickard
Enjoying scrapbooks from the old days are Pauline Manning (nee Searle 1963), Gael Watt (nee Searle), Margarette Stewart (nee White) and Odell Fairbank (nee Aston).

Riverdale School celebrated its 60th jubilee this week.

The school opened in 1958 and memorabilia from the school’s archives and photos were on display.

There was also a wearable arts fashion parade of past, present and future and the cutting of a cake.

Jubilee books were for sale and photos of pupils from each of the decades were taken to mark the occasion.

Pictured at the jubilee were several first-day pupils.

Riverdale School celebrated its 60th jubilee this week.

The school opened in 1958 and memorabilia from the school’s archives and photos were on display.

There was also a wearable arts fashion parade of past, present and future and the cutting of a cake.

Jubilee books were for sale and photos of pupils from each of the decades were taken to mark the occasion.

Pictured at the jubilee were several first-day pupils.

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