E46 Fun with Geography

We made our way to geography class and we were to be taught by Mr. Steve Kelly.It needs to be said that Steve and I are ok now and I’ve seen and spoken to him many times since leaving school. We are not at the playing golf every Sunday stage or do I have hisContinue reading “E46 Fun with Geography”

E45 Learning the lingo and throwing down with teachers

We made our way to french class and learned we would be taught by Miss. Navin.I was a bit disappointed at first because the original plan was we were to be taught by Miss. Howitt.Miss Howitt was Luan Howitt’s mum and Luan and I was always in each other’s houses when we were kids. WhenContinue reading “E45 Learning the lingo and throwing down with teachers”

E44 More Famous Pupils and the Music Teacher Mystery

There is a couple of people I forgot to mention from my class in the previous episodes.Helen Cameron was one of the clever kids and we are still in touch on Facebook. We don’t talk much but when I went back to school I got a lot of encouragement from her and it went aContinue reading “E44 More Famous Pupils and the Music Teacher Mystery”

E43 Meet the Teachers

School continued business as usual and we had all settled into our little clicks of friends.I always tried to be mates with everyone and even though there were many groups there wasn’t any bad blood and most people got on with each other. It became more clicky in later years of school as we allContinue reading “E43 Meet the Teachers”

E41 Gateacre Comp

We had been in high school for about a week and had begun to settle into our routine.All of us had got lost at least once as we would have to go to a new classroom for every lesson. Our form tutor Steve Harvey would also be our English teacher this year.This was welcomed byContinue reading “E41 Gateacre Comp”

E39 The End of Juniors

It was great to be back in school with my friends and even though I had been gone for less than ten days it felt a lot longer.I think when it comes to time it’s all about perception.When your a kid and you have only been alive for ten years then two weeks would seemContinue reading “E39 The End of Juniors”

E37 Final year of Juniors

It was time to go back to school and we were all a little excited.I still had no love for education because of my experiences but it was going to be different as we were now in our final year of Junior school. There was a tradition at the end of the school year thatContinue reading “E37 Final year of Juniors”

E34 Colomendy Continued

Like I mentioned in the previous episode I went to bed and knew I had avoided a serious beating from the deputy head, Phil.I went straight to sleep when I got into bed despite the noise and confusion from the dorm room. I think a big part of this was the adrenaline leaving my body.Continue reading “E34 Colomendy Continued”

E33 Colomendy

The coaches pulled off away from the school and everyone was excited to be away from home for the first time.There was a couple of kids crying as they got on the bus and who cried a lot throughout the whole trip. At the time we thought this was hilarious and everyone at the backContinue reading “E33 Colomendy”

E32 Third Year of Juniors

As mentioned in the last blog we were to begin a new school with a permanent teacher.Peter Gribbon took over our class and if you were on the football team you walked on water.Even though I’m a terrible player I remember that our school used to win all of the competitions. There was always aContinue reading “E32 Third Year of Juniors”