Columbia County Schoolhouses

Looking for Class/School lists to add to this page,  as well as,  info on other early Columbia County Schools.   If you have information regarding a Columbia County School and its students and teachers,  please send the info to me to post on these pages. Queries sent through this link WILL be ignored.

If you have information to add to this page, the best way to send it to me is:
    1) to attach it as a plain text file (without tabs) to an email or
    2) if you can do basic html,  send the html file as an attachment to an email and
    3) if you don't use the link at the bottom of this page, remember to at least list Columbia County as the subject.

Please do not include graphics or music.  If you have a graphic file that you think would be useful to your page,  please contact me.   Do not use tables unless you can do it using basic html.  If the file is large,  please break into smaller and easier to manage files/pages.

Please keep in mind that a file does not have to be large to be useful.   Many of these schools had only a handful of students,  so a lot of information isn't available.   The important thing is that the information puts a person in a certain place at a certain time.

Columbia County Schoolhouse Contribution

Franklin Township Schools
Swamp School     Contribution by: Lois Volence

Madison Township Schools (1-1)

Christian School (1)
Geiser School (1)
Dutch Hill School (1)
Madison School (1)
Spruce Run School (1)
Van Dine School (1)
Kinlin School (1)

Pine Township Schools (1-2)

Iola Pine School (1)
Pine Summit School (1)
Wintersteen School (1)
Pine Center School (1)
Hoss School (1)
Upper Pine School (1)
Orion School (1)
Sereno School (1)

Greenwood Township Schools(1-3)

Redline School (1)
Rohrsburg School (1)
Little Green Creek School (1)
Greenwood Center School (1)
Bunker Hill School (1)
Pine Grove School (1)
Greenwood School (1)
Eyersgrove School (1)
Iola School (1)

(1) Information from booklet located in Madison Township Community Center called Essays on the One-Room Schoolhouse
    1. "The Old School Houses of Madison Township" by Wallace Derr
    2. "Geography of the One-Room Schools in Pine Township" by Mae Bennett
    3. "Location of the Greenwood One-Room Rural School" by Donald E. Bangs

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