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Looking forward to two months of freedom. School's out today for the 58,000 pupils in Scarborough public schools - and the Grade 6 youngsters at Centennial Road are delighted, including 11-year-old John Gallop, who's on crutches because of a broken ankle. Teachers, however, have another week to go, tidying up loose ends and getting everything ready for Sep.2, when school starts again. Many of the 28,000 high school students have been off since the second week in June; others have been exams. Across Metro, pupils get out different times because of their teachers' activity days. Open in full size

Looking forward to two months of freedom. School's out today for the 58,000 pupils in Scarborough public schools - and the Grade 6 youngsters at Centennial Road are delighted, including 11-year-old John Gallop, who's on crutches because of a broken ankle. Teachers, however, have another week to go, tidying up loose ends and getting everything ready for Sep.2, when school starts again. Many of the 28,000 high school students have been off since the second week in June; others have been exams. Across Metro, pupils get out different times because of their teachers' activity days.

Picture, 1975, English

Looking forward to two months of freedom. School's out today for the 58,000 pupils in Scarborough public schools - and the Grade 6 youngsters at Centennial Road are delighted, including 11-year-old John Gallop, who's on crutches because of a broken ankle. Teachers, however, have another week to go, tidying up loose ends and getting everything ready for Sep.2, when school starts again. Many of the 28,000 high school students have been off since the second week in June; others have been exams. Across Metro, pupils get out different times because of their teachers' activity days.

Picture, 1975, English

Notes

Centennial Road Junior Public School, located on Centennial Road at Lawson Road, southeast corner. (43.786953, -79.149968)
Related article published in Toronto Star, 20 June 1975, page B1, titled "Envious students watch as some schools close"

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Scarborough - Schools

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0108111f