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Certified 18th November 1885 for 80 girls.  Re-certified in June 1906 for 30 and in 1925 for 60 mixed.  Became an Approved School from 1933.

Auxiliary Home, 23 Alfred Street which was certified in 1913 for 7 girls, re-certified in 1918 for 17 girls.  See ST GEORGE'S GIRLS' INDUSTRIAL SCHOOL, later regarded as a junior branch, with a combined total of 92.

13 & 15 Nile Street were two private houses in front with other buildings, set around a play yard.

STAFF

1891 - Superintendent Miss Mary Gillard; schoolmistress Miss Frances Beard.

1893 - Superintendent Miss Mary Gillard; schoolmistress Miss Cope; sewing-mistress Miss Moss.

1900 - Mrs Bush resigned her appointment as superintendent after several years of faithful service.  She is to be succeeded by Miss Young; schoolmistress Miss Cruickshank; Miss Lindsay succeeded Miss Read as assistant teacher on 13th October 1899.

1903 - Superintendent Miss J.F. Young; schoolmistress Miss M.A. Cruickshank; assistant teacher Miss K Lamont; sewing mistress Miss Urie.