b'Port PerryHigh School Throwback to 1948Port Perry Union (High) School Photo of PPHS from the south in 1948 (taken from the area of the 1873/4 school which burned down in 1926).Theoldoneroomschoolwastherein1871It finally happened!when Port Perry Grammar School became PPHS. Back in July of 2022, we published a story on Estonian Anyone else remember when it was the woodimmigrant,TomSoomrewhopaintedanddesigneda shop / work shop for Industrial Arts (the girlsgreeting card to raise funds for the Ukraine refugees. usually took Home Ec)?It had to be torn downWe are happy to say that $925 was raised and we had (ormoved?)in1967whenthe2ndaddition founditdifficulttodonateit,butwedidfinallymeet (the Tech Wing) was added. with Kateryna Rohowska, head of the Ukraine Canadian What were the buildings between the old andCongress, Durham Region Branch, here at the Focus on the new? Scugog office on Friday November 25.Keep your calendar clear for Saturday May 6,It was truly an emotional time for Tom and his wife Judy 2023 for the 150 (+2) Birthday Party / Reunionto meet Kateryna and learn that the monies raised would and keep an eye on the PPHS website for updates. go toward purchasing Christmas gifts for kids this season. Courtesy of Bill Holtby (Gomer): A PPHS alumnus (1967)Tom, thanks for the very thoughtful, kind gesture of and 150th volunteer. paying it forward!DEBBIE TAYLOR Do you want to know what your Home is Worth?SALES REPRESENTATIVE CALL ME FOR A FREE EVALUATION!Full Time Agent Living and Working in your NeighbourhoodFree Staging AdviceProfessional Photography Serving GTA, Kawartha Lakes, and Northumberland AreasAccess to Referral Agents throughout Canada and the USAProud sponsor of Scugog Sports Hall of FameProud member of Port Perry LegionPort PerryDirect line: 905-449-10472011Email: Debbieremax353@aol.com To catch bigger fish you sometimes need a bigger net!www.Debbietaylor.caNot intended to solicit properties or buyers currently under contract.FOCUS - JANUARY 202325'