And will you 70+ years later ...?
As our new Year 7s start at Eggar's this month, we were thrilled to hear from one of our Alumni who started her secondary school days here more than 70 years ago.
Anita Backley (nee West) has recently signed up to the Eggar's School Alumni Association and wrote to us after we invited her to our Community/Alumni Event on the 19 September. She writes:
Hi! Thank you for the invite. I live in New Zealand, so won't be able to make it! I am 83 and still remember my first day. My years at the school were a wonderful experience . My love of sport continued to my last school in Germany - a mixed boarding school. Here I was Victor Ludorum beating both the boys and the girls! I represented the school in hockey, netball, tennis, athletics and swimming. I have continued to play club tennis and soccer and currently I am playing golf. All this originated from Eggars. Thank you so much. Have a lovely reunion. I'm pretty sure no one will remember me ... but I remember you.
Take a look at Anita's profile and our other Alumni on the ESAA page.
We are looking for someone to join us! Head of Food and Nutrition. Find out more here: https://t.co/xDRfMhuait 10:28 AM - 15 Oct 2021
Jim McKell ... is one of the best! The Hampshire Education Awards took place on October 7 and Jim was shortlisted for the Governance Award. We congratulate him and celebrate his 20 years of dedicated service. https://t.co/CT1vF9laCk https://t.co/HSepecqD8R 8:02 PM - 13 Oct 2021
Thinking about options after Eggar's? HSDC Alton can help you with your next steps regardless of your type of study. Their Open Evening is on Thursday 14 October https://t.co/fgrI7D3TYO https://t.co/m1nFGPS0Tl 7:08 PM - 11 Oct 2021