Between 1909, when Bowburn School was established, and 1958, when Bowburn Modern School opened (leaving no children over the age of 11+), there were ten reports made following visits by H.M. Inspectors – the early equivalent of OFSTED.
These were copied in full, by hand, into the headteacher’s logbook. (The early ones were short but frequent. The last is much longer!)
They were made following visits made on the following dates.
To read them on-line, click on the year.