Below are more photographs of class groups.
Below is a woodwork class of with wooden model spitfires they made. Thanks to Alan Young for this image.
John Strickland tells us: “the staff in the picture above are Mrs Lena Allum, Mrs Baldwin, Miss Ordish, Mrs Gordon. Some of the children pictured are: Steve Porter, Tim Church, Peter Evans, Alan Vaughn, Susan Tropman, whose dad ran the shop at Oxford Street end of Abingdon Street. Ruth Jones who I remember had both legs in plaster for what seemed a whole term. As she lived near Mr John Lees he would bring her in his car and carry her into the classroom. In the picture below the staff are Mr Wyndham Charles, Mr John Lees, Mrs Gordon, (?), Mrs Baldwin, (?), Miss Ordish, Miss Hopkins, Mrs Allum. At the nearest table on the right is Geoffrey Kingston then John Page, (?) then Michael Kick, who was killed in a motor scooter accident.”