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MOUNT VERNON GREEN GIRLS' REFORMATORY SCHOOL

Certified 12th June 1857 for 80 Girls.

A large house and garden.  The adjacent house was acquired, No. 5 which had room for 10 girls.  Re-certified 23rd December 1912 for 90.

On 30th November 1914 certified to use 16 and ?18? Newsham Drive for six months on account of infectious illnesses.  Re-certified 1915 for 90.  On 18th May 1916 moved temporarily to Heswell Park.

Cessation of certification of closure 11th December 1916.

STAFF

1866 - Miss Molleson ; schoolmistress Miss Rice.

1867 - Matron Miss Molleson.

1868 - Superintendent Mrs Molleson ; schoolmistress Miss Rice

1869 - Superintendent Mrs Molleson

1872 - Superintendent Miss Molleson ; schoolmistress Miss Davies ; assistant, Mrs Dearle.

1884 - Superintendent Mrs Dearle ; assistant Miss Ferguson ; schoolmistress Mrs Laurie ; laundry matron Mrs Mountford.

1891 - Superintendent, Mrs Dearle ; assistant superintendent Miss Ferguson ; schoolmistress Miss Callis ; Chaplin Rev. R.G. Breary.

1893 - Superintendent, Mrs Dearle ; assistant superintendent Miss Ferguson ; schoolmistress Miss Callis ; sewing mistress Miss Cullen ; laundry matrons Miss Jones and Miss Edwards ; Chaplin Rev. G. Breary.

1900 - Superintendent Miss M.B. Laurie ; house matron Miss Ferguson ; teacher Miss Belle, D. Brecken succeeded Miss Hughes 1st November 1899.

1903 - Superintendent Miss J.T. Maxwell succeeded Miss Laurie on 1st May 1902 ; teacher Miss B.D. Brecken ; house matron Miss Edwards ; sewing matron Miss S. Willis ; laundry matron Miss Bellis