Mangawai Beach School 1946; 17-98
Mangawai Beach School 1946About this object
Back L-R: Eunice Bowmar, Marie Buchanan, Betty Hunter, Mavis Ahier, Winsome Ahier, Beverley Ahier.
Middle L-R: Glenis Buchanan, Edna Houston, Joy Herman, Ida Dorreen, Ann Herman, Betty Graham, Margaret Nelson.
Front L-R:Ann Radicich, Georgina Barbarich, Rosalie Ahier, Jean Giles, Cathy Hook, Avis Shepherd, Ann Houston.
Betty Atkin-Cooke nee Hunter ( third from left in back row) attended Mangawai Beach School to do her Secondary School Correspondence course. She was supervised by Mr Maingay, the head teacher at the time. She rode a horse to school and took her younger brother as well.
The school is now in the Pioneer Village, Molesworth Drive, Mangawhai Heads.