It's important to get to class on time. That's what these children were trying to do at South Westoe School in 1973.
It's important to get to class on time. That's what these children were trying to do at South Westoe School in 1973.

Things you'll remember if you went to school in South Tyneside in the 1970s

What was a typical day like in the 70s schools of South Tyneside?

Sunday, 16th May 2021, 10:37 am

Did it pan out like ours did in this selection of 15 photos from the decade?

We have selected a series of images showing everything from art classes to gymnastics lessons, and school meals to playtime.

Do you remember school milk or taking your cycling proficiency test after lessons ended? We have got it all.

Take a look at our photos and see if they bring back schoolday memories.

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