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Park Road school shuts its doors for the last time

Tue, 17 Jul 2012

Park Road School
Park Road School

A Douglas school has shut its doors for the last time in 118 years today.

Park Road School which is the lower part of St Ninian’s closed early for the summer and forever this afternoon.

From September students in years 7, 8 and 9 will move to the new £33.8 million state of the art Bemahague School in Onchan.

The move means the whole of Key Stage 3 will be under one roof for the first time.

Headteacher Andy Fox was at the lower school to oversee the final day:

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