Film ID: YFA 2311 HIGHGREEN SECONDARY SCHOOL ODDMENTS 1953 1953 Visitor TabsDescription Set at High Green Secondary School, located near Sheffield, this film documents a typical school day, showing the sort of classes that took place during the 1953 school year. The opening shot in this film shows a workshop where various male students' sand, file, cut and measure pieces of wood that are used to make boxes and shelves. Title - Netball shots March 16th 1953 On a school playground, a large crowd of students have gathered to watch a mixed netball match. The filmmaker then cuts to a dance taking place in the school hall. Girls and boys in smart formal-wear dance the waltz. Title - Unfurling the flag. The following shot is very washed out; however students can just be made out hoisting a flag to the top of a flag pole. A tug of war competition is then underway, and both teams fight hard. After several different matches he crowd disbands and a large mass of students run past the camera. The final sequence shows girls in a domestic lesson performing various household duties; they wash clothes, iron and ice cakes.