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- Holystone Council School opens, 1904
- Cold school, 1904
- Hygiene classes, 1905
- Report of children leaving school at 13 years of age, 1907
- School closed due to measles, 1907
- Ex-pupil Thomas Burn killed in pit disaster (Maude Pit, Backworth), 1908
- Coronation week holiday, 1911
- Storm, many absences, 1912
- School affected by First World War, 1914
- King George and Queen Elizabeth visit North Tyneside, 1939. School closes
- Low attendance. 113 children present. Air raid in night, 1939.
- Four air raids, 1940
- Mr Smith retires after 40 years teaching (27 at Holystone), 1943
- Mr Bernard Trevor (headmaster 1939-1943) died on way to school, 1943
- School closed for VE celebrations, 1945