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Radford College

Timeline created by Radford College in History
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Timeline small square Conception A third Anglican school for Canberra is first mooted
Timeline small square Establishment Committee The Establishment Committee is created
Timeline small square Seeking Support The Establishment Committee begins to gather support for the new school
Timeline small square Bruce is Selected The Bruce site is selected
Timeline small square Interim Board Created The Interim Board is established under the leadership of Dr T.B.Millar
Ct december 22nd 1982 small square First Principal Named Jock Mackninnon is made Radford's first Principal
Ct feb. 9th 1983 small square Naming The new school is formally named Radford College
Feb. 22nd 1983 pg 2 small square Protests The Teacher's Federation and Trade and Labour Council picket the building site
Ct april 26th 1983 small square Foundation Stone Laid
Timeline small square First Day The first day of school
Timeline small square Opening Radford College is formally opened by Sir Ninian Stephen
Crest small square Crest and Motto The current school crest and motto are chosen
Tb millar address small square T.B.Millar Departs
Timeline small square First Chaplain Appointed Father David Lunniss is named the first Chaplain of Radford
Timeline small square Stage 2 Building Completed
Timeline small square Senior School Opening The original Senior School area is opened
Hall dedication2 small square T.B.Millar Hall Opened
1988 (colour) small square First Graduation The first year 12s graduate.
Peter casson. anglican news feb. 1989 small square Peter Casson Named Principal
Timeline small square J.A.Mackinnon Oval Opened
Timeline small square Collegians Association The first meeting of the Collegians Association is held
Wigg small square Graeme Wigg Named Principal
Timeline small square 10 Year Anniversary
Ct april 4th 1998 small square G. Wigg Sports Centre Opened
Performing arts centre. ct december 8th 1999 small square Performing Arts Centre Opened
Timeline small square Radford Archives Opened The Radford Archives are opened by foundation staff member Shirley Campbell
D.j.mulford small square David Mulford Named Principal
Chapel. ct july 6th 2003 small square Chapel Opened Designed by Rodney Moss, the Chapel goes on to win an architectural award in 2003
09 apr 2003 22 43 48 molly brownbill small square Molly Brownbill Retires Long-time and highly valued staff member Molly Brownbill retires
Ct mar 31st 2004 small square Middle School Opening
Ct april 28th 2004 small square 20th Anniversary
Ct mar 29th 2006 pg 1 small square ELC Opened
Arts opening 9 08 06 17 06 06 small square Arts Centre Opening
Timeline small square 25th Anniversary
Junior school opening ch may 6th 2008 small square Junior School Opening
Dsc 4268 small square Phillip Heath Named Principal
Timeline small square Radford Institute Founded
Timeline small square Community Contribution Award Order of Australia Association Awards for Community Contribution
Timeline small square Community Contribution Award Order of Australia Association Awards for Community Contribution
Timeline small square Junior School Extension Increase in Junior School Year 4 Centre (Gold Rooms)
Timeline small square Formation of the Middle Years
John leyshon small square John Leyshon Retires Former Deputy Principal John Leyshon retires
Timeline small square Statement of Intent Approved Radford College Statement of Intent approved
Timeline small square 30th Anniversary The three Radford Time Capsules are interred
Fiona godfrey portrait 1 for web  small square Fiona Godfrey Named Principal
Timeline small square New Senior School Opening The three Radford time capsules are interred on this date
Timeline small square Dirrum Dirrum Centre Formation Formation of Dirrum Dirrum Centre for Ethics, Values and Compassion
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Gauging Interest Newspaper advertisements are published to gauge public interest. The first enrollments begin to flood in.