Tasmania's Heritage

Agency Details

Agency Number: TA1208
Title: HOBART HIGH SCHOOL
Start Date: 01 Jan 1913
End Date: 31 Dec 1966
Description:

Hobart High School was established in 1913 to provide secondary education to the children of poorer families. Until then only private schools had offerred secondary education.

The school was initially located at Trinity Hill in North Hobart and was moved to the Letitia Street site in 1917.

In 1965 it became known as the Hobart High Matriculation College before being succeeded by the Hobart Matriculation College (years 11 & 12) and Taroona High School (years 7 to 10) in the following year.

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Functions Performed:
7 EDUCATION AND TRAINING [1]
Controlling Agencies:
TA63 EDUCATION DEPARTMENT 01 Jan 1886 17 Jul 1989
Subsequent Agencies:
TA1211 HOBART COLLEGE 01 Jan 1966 31 Dec 2008
Related Agencies:
NG2082 OLD HOBARTIAN ASSOCIATION 01 Jun 1915
Series Created By Agency:
AA984  ADMISSION REGISTERS. 01 Jan 1913 31 Dec 1989
AA985  OBSERVATION BOOKS. 01 Jan 1913 31 Dec 1966
AA987  RECORD BOOKS. 01 Jan 1913 31 Dec 1966
AA989  SCHOOL LOG 01 Jan 1913 31 Dec 1966
AB167  SCHOOL SONG. 01 Jan 1913 31 Dec 1966
AB170  "MUSIC IN HOBART HIGH SCHOOL 1913-1963". 01 Jan 1913 31 Dec 1963
AB173  FILM OF FOOTBALL (CANNING ERA). 01 Jan 1913 31 Dec 1966
AB175  QUALIFYING CERTIFICATE. 01 Jan 1913 31 Dec 1913
AB176  TERMINAL REPORT [SRD]. 01 Jan 1913 31 Dec 1913
AB222  RETURN OF CANDIDATES SITTING FOR THE JUNIOR PUBLIC EXAMINATION. 01 Jan 1913 31 Dec 1921
AB221  JUNIOR AND SENIOR PUBLIC EXAMINATION ENTRIES AND RESULTS BY TEACHERS. 01 Jan 1914 31 Dec 1919
AE312  ATTENDANCE REGISTER 09 Apr 1914 31 Mar 1917
AA992  ANALYSIS OF ATTENDANCE RETURNS. 01 Jan 1915 31 Dec 1966
AB217  RETURN OF CANDIDATES SITTING FOR SENIOR PUBLIC EXAMINATION. 01 Jan 1915 31 Dec 1921
AB181  SCHOOL ACCOUNT. 01 Jan 1916 31 Dec 1931
AB179  TERMINAL EXAMINATION RESULTS. 01 Jan 1919 31 Dec 1966
AB219  RESULTS OF THE JUNIOR PUBLIC EXAMINATION BY STATE SCHOOL AND SUBJECT. 01 Jan 1919 31 Dec 1921
AB220  RESULTS OF THE SENIOR PUBLIC EXAMINATION BY STATE SCHOOL AND SUBJECT. 01 Jan 1919 31 Dec 1921
AB174  INTERMEDIATE CERTIFICATE. 01 Jan 1920 31 Dec 1920
AB218  RETURN OF CANDIDATES SITTING FOR THE LEAVING EXAMINATION. 01 Jan 1923 31 Dec 1923
AB223  RETURN OF CANDIDATES SITTING FOR THE INTERMEDIATE EXAMINATION. 01 Jan 1923 31 Dec 1923
AA979  MISCELLANEOUS CORRESPONDENCE. 01 Jan 1925 31 Dec 1936
AA980  GENERAL CORRESPONDENCE. 01 Jan 1925 31 Dec 1942
AB164  APPLICATIONS FOR A FREE PLACE. 01 Jan 1932 31 Dec 1932
AB165  QUESTIONNAIRE. 01 Jan 1932 31 Dec 1932
AB162  PROGRAMMES OF WORK. 01 Jan 1935 31 Dec 1966
AA995  MINUTES OF MEETINGS OF THE STAFF. 01 Jan 1935 31 Dec 1966
AB166  ENROLMENT FORMS OF CHILDREN WITH SCHOLARSHIPS. 01 Jan 1936 31 Dec 1936
AA990  NEWSPAPER CUTTINGS. 01 Jan 1937 31 Dec 1966
AA982  STUDENT RECORD CARDS. 01 Jan 1938 31 Dec 1951
AC101  "THE LOG". 01 Jan 1939 31 Dec 1962
AA997  MINUTES OF MEETINGS OF THE LITERARY AND DEBATING SOCIETY. 01 Jan 1940 31 Dec 1955
AB234  SCHOOLS BOARD ACCREDITING SHEETS. 01 Jan 1946 31 Dec 1964
AA999  MINUTES OF MEETINGS OF THE CHESS ACTIVITIES CLUB. 01 Jan 1948 31 Dec 1951
AB171  SAMPLE REPORT CARDS FROM OTHER SCHOOLS. 01 Jan 1949 31 Dec 1966
AB180  MATRICULATION EXAMINATION RESULTS. 01 Jan 1949 31 Dec 1963
AA994  "STRANDS". 01 Jan 1952 31 Dec 1957
AB172  GRAMOPHONE RECORD OF SCHOOL CHOIR (2 COPIES). 01 Jan 1960 31 Dec 1960
AA998  MINUTES OF MEETINGS OF THE HOBART HIGH SCHOOL DISCUSSION GROUP ("ARGU-NAUGHTS"). 01 Jan 1961 31 Dec 1964
AB177  SUBJECT RESULT SHEETS. 01 Jan 1962 31 Dec 1964
AB214  INFORMATION SHEETS. 01 Jan 1964 31 Dec 1966
AB160  ORGANISATION BOOK. 01 Jan 1965 31 Dec 1966