Thorndon High School. Kerrie Smith (Teacher) showing students Margaret Wells (Paradise), Linda Kluske (Redwood Park), Joan Tucker (Paradise), Kay Menthal (Hope Valley) how to use a computer. [How are we going, teach! It's back to school for these mature age students at Thorndon High School. From left teacher Kerrie Smith (seated) shows the latest tips in the high-profile computer world to Margaret Wells, Linda Kluske, Joan Tucker and Kay Menthal. The women are among a large number of people who miss their school days so much that they have to go back to class] 9th November 1988.