Hi Everyone, The last few months have been extremely busy both at work and with the family. Pauline McKenzie and Frank Marshall have managed to clean up our archives cupboard and tidied the museum. Unfortunately after meeting with the Principal and Office Manager, the archives still has yet to receive a donation, so we’ll continue
Hi Everyone, Here are some photos of the last Army Cadet Corps: Don Berteit contributed his story of the Army Cadet Corps which can be found here. More pictures of the final Army Cadet Corps can be found here. Can you name anyone in the pictures? Give the story behind the pictures? Looking
I was in grade nine and our second last period of the day was gym. The boys gym was at the lower far end of the school. Our last period was math on the fourth floor at the opposite end of the school. Since the gym class was two classes you had to be lucky
One of the requirements of our high school program was to experience cadet training. It was required of all the boys. At Jarvis Collegiate it was the Army Cadets. At another school like Danforth Tech it was Air Force Cadets and I am sure another high school had a Navy Cadets program. It was a
Hi Everyone! This post has taken a long time to come to fruition, but with the help of Frank Marshall, we’ve finally been able to put the 1960 Yearbook online! Please click the link below to access it: 1960 Magnet Yearbook
Hi Everyone, Sorry for being out of touch last month. It’s been a busy two months for me work/life wise. Pauline McKenzie and Frank Marshall have continued their work at the school on the archives with the new room being cleaned up, yearbooks and files organized. To carry on our work, we are looking for
The Jarvis ‘Class of 1965’ will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of its graduation in June! If you attended Jarvis in the 1960s, we’re inviting you to come help us celebrate this landmark. For details visit: http://magnet65.org/1960sReunion.html (Please note: This is *not* a Jarvis Collegiate Alumni Association event, but an event organized by 1960s Jarvisites
Hi Everyone, Here are two photos with no identification from our archive. Can anyone identify who’s in the pictures and give the story behind the pictures?
Happy New Year Everyone! Sorry for the hiatus, but 2014 was very busy with a number of things putting the archives off track, one of which was the switch of domain names. Please update your bookmarks as our new home is jarvisarchives.ca. I’m using a new theme which should be friendlier on smartphones and tablets.
Hi Everyone, Here are a two photos with no identification in our archive: Any idea of who they’re of and when they were taken?