History - Freyberg High School

1955:Freyberg High School was opened in 1955 by Clarance Beeby in Palmerston North. The school was named after the
leader of New Zealand’s World War II armed forces; Lieutenant General Bernard Freyberg.

Freyberg High School in 1955

1990: The suburb of Roslyn and the Freyberg school roll had both risen substantially. By this stage the school proudly
boasted it's own full-length pool, technology block, library, and gymnasium also named after Lord Freyberg.

Freyberg High School approximately 1990

2001:A special needs centre, additional gymnasium and joint community indoor pool are added. Further classrooms were
also constructed to accommodate the school's growing roll.

Freyberg High School in 2001

Slideshow of construction

Slide show of Freyberg Buildings