Harton memories: 23 pictures from the school's past - spot anyone you know?

We’re going retro in the first of a series of spotlights on South Tyneside schools.

Tuesday, 10th September 2019, 5:44 pm
Updated Tuesday, 10th September 2019, 5:45 pm
These Harton Technology College pupils received their GCSE results in 2014.
These Harton Technology College pupils received their GCSE results in 2014.

We have 23 photographs from years past, each showing students from what is now Harton Academy, but many will remember as Harton Technolgy Colleg, and Harton Comprehensive before that.

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These students were pictured showing their support for former pupil Joe McElderry who was excelling in the 2009 X Factor competition. Are you pictured?
And here's Joe when he returned to school in 2017.
Here's the School of Rock from 2004.
Harton students get a lesson in how to do their make-up for a forthcoming production of Oliver in 2004.
Harton students got to make sushi as part of a Global Diversity Day in 2009.
Back to 2006 when the school's redesigned website made the news. Remember this?
The Harton school rugby team was off to America for a three-week tour in 2005. Recognise any of them?
These Harton students were about to enjoy their 2006 prom at Hallgarth Manor in Durham. Bring back memories?
And look how smart these students looked for their 2010 prom in Beamish Hall.
These students were jumping for joy in 2008, but can anyone tell us why and do you recognise the students pictured?
Thirteen years ago, these Harton pupils were being introduced to different languages by students from the University of Northumbria.
Recognise these students from 2009?
Recognise any of the students at their 2010 prom?
A new sports centre was unveiled in 2005 and some famous faces were there to mark the occasion, including Jonny Wilkinson. Does this bring back memories?
There was a spotlight on wellness in 2006.
A non-uniform day in 2003 helped to raise £650 and Pudsey looks really happy with it all.
It looked like an adventure was on the cards for these students in 2013. Do you recognise them and what do you remember about the occasion?
These sports stars were tops at rounders in 2008. Are you pictured among them?
The last of our prom scenes - for now - and this one goes back to 2006.
This rugby team had a 2003 trip to the USA and Canada planned and here they are in training.
The start of building work in 2009 was marked with a balloon launch. Who remembers this?
These Harton Technology College students were involved in business studies for BTEC qualifications in 2013.
We would love your memories of your time at Harton over the years. Get in touch by emailing [email protected]