Do you recognise these Hartlepool school leavers in 18 pictures from 2009

It’s that time of year when hundreds of Hartlepool schoolchildren will say goodbye to ‘little school’.

Wednesday, 10th July 2019, 3:13 pm
A big cheer from the Eldon Grove Primary School leavers in 2009.

A new adventure is dawning as they get ready to move up and it’s an emotional occasion.

Whether you are a parent or grandparent watching your little one grow up, or perhaps a youngster facing an exciting new adventure, it’s a time never to be forgotten.

We’ve searched the Hartlepool Mail archives for reminders of school leavers in times gone by and here is a selection from 2009.

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The leavers line up for a last photocall at Brougham Primary.

Take a look through and see if they bring back memories. And if they do, share them by emailing [email protected]

Lots of children were moving on up to 'Big School' from Fens Primary in 2009. Who do you recognise?
Ready for a new adventure. That's these children from Owton Manorwho were saying goodbye to primary school in 2009.
All smartly dressed as they say goodbye at St Bega's.
Lots of leavers from Jesmond Road but do you recognise any of them?
They were on their way from Rossmere School.
Sitting smartly for their photocall at Barnard Grove Primary School. CATCHLINE HM2509LEAVERSBARNARDGROVE
Meet the Golden Flatts Primary School leavers from 2009.
A colourful scene at the Clavering photocall and all so smartly dressed.
See if you recognise anyone in this Seaton Carew Holy Trinity photo.
They were all leaving West Park Primary in the summer of 2009.
Time to say goodbye at Throston Primary.
Here are the leavers who were on their way from Stranton Primary School.
The school leavers pictured at West View Primary.
See if you can spot anyone you know from this St Helens Primary School scene.
Ten leavers saying goodbye from Elwick Hall in 2009.
One last photocall for these children from St John Vianney.