|Title ID||1367||Collection ID||274|
|Title||[Boys at Fan Court School - Pre 1939]|
|Collection||Fan Court School|
|Keywords||Children Education Schools Sport|
|Format||Mixed Colour and Black & White Silent|
|Duration||11 min. 10 sec.|
|Copyright & Access||Copyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details|
The pupils, teachers and parents of Fan Court Peparatory School for Boys in Chertsey are filmed at several outdoor events. These include a Sports Day, cricket matches, swimming lessons in the outdoor pool, and routine exercises.
A title reads: “Fan Court”. Teacher and boys at recreation time. Black and white scenes show visitors and boys at the school. A cricket match takes place and tea is served. At a sports day various events take place including the high jump, a hurdle race, the long jump and a running race. Returning to colour, the film shows a dog, cows and boys at the school in a gymnastic class. At a large swimming pool, swimming classes take place. Further cricket scenes are followed by scenes of gardens, visitors day and further school sports events.