Balham's Chestnut Grove Academy marks the centenary

12-year-old Matilde Blais

12-year-old Matilde Blais

First published in Wandsworth Guardian: Photograph of the Author by , Chief reporter

A Balham school held a week of centenary activities to mark the outbreak of the First World War.

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Matilde Blais, 12, with headteacher Margaret Peacock

Chestnut Grove Academy put on a large display, created posters and read all about the war.

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Amelia Bogdon, 12, making a collage in art class 

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