Extracts from the 1960 Port Pirie High School magazine.
The prefect boys were A Burgess, D Ashman, M Taylor, T McCarthy, E Nunan (Head), D Mitchell, D Matters, R Fowle, J Dingle. Girls were B Wood, M Connor, G Madigan, J Webb, E Davies, P Black (head), A Willson, R Craddock, E Nyman, M Smith.
The sports day winners were senior boys cup T Thompson, senior girls cup J Jobson, junior boys cup K Bessen, junior girls cup K McDonald. Many new records were made. They were T Thompson 880 yards, G Saint 75 yards, J Jobson broad jump, J Dingle open discus throw, R Timms open shot put, R Heller 440 yards.
Baseball team: D Matters, D Burford, J.D Dingle, R Jones, G White, T Evans, G Scarman, E Nunan (captain), D Hedley, G Nichols.
Basketball team: P Martin, J McDougall, J Burford, A Wood, P McManas, A Mudge, H Pettman, (captain), M Ashman.
Football team: G Cockshell, D Mitchell, R Fowler, D Ashman (captain), R Reichelt, D McDonald ,T Mathews, F Noble, W Rawlins, T Thompson, G Cheesman, R Wood, K Bessen, G Hewett, T Jensen, N Atkinson, K Turner, P Evans, R Timms, D Hobbs, T Coligan.
Girls hockey team: J Farrell, C Theologou, V Arbon, B Moore, J Jobson, I Sandercock, P Hards, L Kershaw, K Hutchinson, D Hammond (captain), J Magor, A Jensen.
The swimming carnival was won by Eyre house. Mr Howard, the headmaster, presented the Bruce shield to the house captains Dennis Ashman and Pamela Black.
The boys tennis team: J Dingle, D Matters, T McCarthy, A Craigie, T Mackey, T Chandler, G Crosser, G Simms, B Brown.
The cricket team: G Scarman, K Turner, D McDonald, G Hewett, T Jensen, J Tonkin, R Fowler (captain), E Nunan, R Reichelt, D Ashman, G Cockshell.
The softball team: M Reichelt, G Sleep, B Evely, M Scarman, J Farrell, D Stark, K Hutchinson, J Jobson (captain) Pete Hards, C McQuire.
Girls athletics and ball games teams: V Durbridge, S Keast, J Beyer, M Tucker, C Zubrinich, M Potter, M Reichelt, J Arnold, P Black, J McDougall, K McDonald, E Davies, J Magor, G Hewett, J Jobson, P Crispin, J Hutchinson, D Scott, M Stevens, M Webb, J Richards, P McManus, F Hector, A Mudge, J Davey, D Kershaw, H Pettman, B Chapman.
Boys athletics and ballgames teams: R Franks, S Whelan, A Allan, D Timms, D Madigan, R Leverington, T Greig, D Matters, J Dingle, B Lawrie, G Potter, R Timms, A Craigie, A Paris, P Whellum, E Anderson, D Gillies, B Wilton, P Collett, T Chandler, B Chivell, A Saunders, W Kretschmer, R Heller, G Magor, G Neagle, N Kirk, T Bonytis, G Saint, J Armour, K Bessen, R McKoster, T Owen, P Burdon, G Hogben, D McDonald, G Gibbons, G Scarman, T Jenson, T Thompson, R Fowler, R Jones, W Pritchard, K Turner, D McEvoy.
Leaving results from 1959. D.A Asser, C.R Ashman, A.G Branford, W Broughton, P.M Caddy, M.E Chivell, F.J Colman, I.M Davies, A.N Doyle, L.R Franklin, J.B Gibbs, R.D Gum, R.E Leane, W.M Reichelt, J.M Sibley, I.G Stanley, D.J Venning, C.G Viner-Smith, H.J Walter, G.A Williamson, D.S Adams, P.R Gardner, A.J Goodridge, J.M Leahy, A Madigan, L.M Magor, R.J Manson, A Millbank, D.J Nancarrow, J.M Potter, K.E Specht, D.H Welch, E.K White, A.M Whittle.
The magazine committee - boys R Smith, A Burgess, M Taylor; girls - B Wood, M Connor, D Hammond, J Webb, E Davies, P Black.