EVENTS & TRADITIONS

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EVENTS & TRADITIONS

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Events that have marked the past of the institutions, and traditions that began in the past and will continue as essential part of the Institutions school culture.

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Visit of HRH Prince Edward to The Grange School
In 2016, HRM Prince Edward of England, Earl of Wessex, visited The Grange School. The purpose of the trip was to inaugurate the plaque of the Duke of Edinburgh International Award.

IMG1: HRH Prince Edward accompanied by Head Girl Trinidad…

Inauguration of José Donoso Resource Centre
Inauguration of the José Donoso Resource Centre.

IMG.1: Photo taken on April 3rd, 1996.
From left to right: A. Mackenzie, E. Ortega, P. Donoso, J. Cowan, J. Mackenzie

IMG.2: Francisco Coloane poses at the inauguration of José Donoso Resource…

Mrs. Ethel M. Balfour Condecoration Ceremony
Mrs. Ethel Balfour, wife to Captain Balfour, both supported Mr. Jackson in developing the foundation spirit of The Grange School. Her influence was such, that she was condecorated with the Bernardo O'Higgins Order of Merit (Condecoración Orden al…

90 Years Anniversary
90 years celebration. Pupils and staff formed the number "90" on the field for an aerial photo.

IMG.1: Celebration of the 90 years anniversary, which took place in the field of The Grange School, Príncipe de Gales 6154.

IMG.2: 90th Anniversary…

Royal Visit to Pedro de Valdivia
In 1931, HRH the Prince of Wales Edward VIII, who would later become King, visited The Grange School located in Pedro de Valdivia. He was received by Headmaster John A.S. Jackson and the pupils of the School.

Margaret Thatcher Visit to The Grange School
Margaret Thatcher visits The Grange School in 1996, with the purpose of inaugurating the Thatcher Building for Lower Prep.

IMG.1: Margaret Thatcher autographs book witter by her called Downing Street Years.

IMG.2: Margaret Thatcher visits the…

Queen Elizabeth II Visits The Grange School
In November 1968, HRM Queen Elizabeth II visits Chile on an official tour during President Frei Montalva's presidency. during her visit, she visited The Grange School.

IMG.1: HRM Queen Elizabeth and Duke of Edinburgh being welcomed.

IMG.2: HRM…

Spring Parade at The Grange
Two girls in front of the school which is decorated for the spring parade.

A video time lapse of the 90 year anniversary celebration

J. Jackson Steeplechase
Steeplechase is a race introduced in Chile by John A.S. Jackson at the Grange since the early 30s, and kept as atradition to this present date.
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