15 past pictures of South Tyneside children in their first year of school

Don’t they look great? All these children were pictured as they started life in their reception classes in South Tyneside schools.

Wednesday, 26th August 2020, 6:00 am
Miss Hall's reception class looks very smart in this 2013 photo.
Miss Hall's reception class looks very smart in this 2013 photo.

It’s a lovely reminder of a very special time for the children, their families, friends and teachers.

Our Gazette photographers went out and about in 2013 to take these images of pupils in their first school photo.

Can you spot someone you know? Take a look and enjoy these reminders of a wonderful moment.

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Miss Cornforth's reception class at Westoe Crown Primary School. Can you spot someone you know?

And watch out for more reception class photos coming soon.

Miss Pickering's reception class St Gregory's RC Primary School - and what a smart line-up it is.
All smiles in Miss Bates' Forest View Primary School reception class in 2013.
Mrs Chisholm's class at Hebburn Lakes Primary School. Recognise anyone?
So many smiling faces in Mrs Watson's reception class at Jarrow Cross C of E Primary School.
Mrs Tooley's reception class at Cleadon Village C of E Primary School. Can you spot someone you know?
Say hello to Miss Dawson's Whitburn Village Primary School reception class of 2013.
Forest View Primary School in the picture and it's Miss Waugh reception class from 2013.
It's Miss Bays reception class from Westoe Crown Primary School. Recognise anyone?
Mrs Jewitt's reception class in the spotlight at Ashley Primary. Is there someone you know in the picture?
It's Mrs Field's reception class from Marine Park Primary School in 2013.
Miss Robinson's reception class at Hebburn Lakes Primary School.
Mrs Brenen's reception class at Westoe Crown Primary School - but who can you recognise?
Mrs Tiffin's reception class at Cleadon Village C of E Primary School. Does this bring back lovely memories?
We hope these images bring back wonderful memories. If they do, get in touch and tell us more by emailing [email protected]