New Two Wells School Opening
|Type of event|| Establishment
Two Wells School
|Town or locality||Two Wells|
|Date occurred or began||November 2, 1979|
|Date ended||November 2, 1979|
The Two Wells Primary School on the new site at Gawler Rd. Two Wells was officially opened on November 2nd 1979 by the Minister of Education Mr. Harold Allison. The official guest list included the Director-General of Education Mr. John Steinle, the Director-General of Public Buildings Department Mr. Roeger, and Mrs. Roeger, the Regional Director of Education Mr. Paul Hewton, Principal Education Officer Mr. R. Budarick, the Chairman of the District Council of Mallala Mr. Lance Davies, and Mrs. Davies,Two Wells School Council members and their Chairman Mr. Neville Sharpe, members of the Two Wells School Welfare Club and their President Mrs. Denise Roberts.
Mr. Allison unveiled a commemorative plaque before an assembly of all the students and many parents and friends.
The Principal of the school at the time was Mr. Alan Young.
On the Sunday following the official opening, a district celebration was held at the school when, amongst other things a time capsule was put down to be opened in the year 2000. In that year in was reopened, additional items added and the capsule resealed. It is to be reopened in 2020.