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Headmaster's Prize

The Headmaster's Prize was introduced in 1953 replacing a previous role model award usually given to the Head Prefect known as the Argus Prize. It was eventually replaced in 1980 by the Principal's Prize for the Captains of the School.

Headmaster's Prize Awardees:

1953 John, M S
1954 Dennis, T S
1955 Bromell, J S
1956 McArthur, F S
1957 Messenger, D R
1958 Yule, A
1959 Brian, M A
1960 Bromell, H T
1961 Gregg, G R A
1962 Miles, S J
1963 Paton, J McM
1964 Sheahan, A P
1965 McLean A M
1966 Donnan G A
1967 Torode, I P
1968 Barkley, D S
1969 Betts, M J
........ Dennis, T R
1970 Seward, H G
........ Weddell, J S
1971 Torode, H W (Award listed as the Acting Principal's Prize)
1972 Abrecht, D G
........ Phillips, W C
1973 Chirnside, S McI
1974 Duff S J
1975 Fenner, B T
1976 Laidlaw, S T
........ Bell, S L
1977 Davies, S
........ Elliott, K
........ Vickers-Willis, R
1978 Fyffe, R
1979 Allen, G
Renamed Principal's Prize after this date.
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