Sewickley Township
Westmoreland County Pennsylvania
School Records

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NAME LOCATION DATES Other Dates On-Line Records
Benford Rt. 136 near Madison Built 1837 Replaced 1861
Closed ca. 1930
Buena Vista Betw.  Armstrong & Shaner's Sta.   Destroyed by flood 1879  
Cameron Hutchinson ca. 1927    
Carother's Millville/Dick Sta. ca.1837    
Cowansburg Cowansburg   Closed ca. 1943  
Dick Sta. See Carother's      
Fairview Burned 1888      
Gratztown Gratztown   Closed ca. 1956  
Guffey See Sulphur Springs      
Herminie Herminie Built 1894 Burned 1917  
H. W. Good Herminie Built 1957 In use  
Keystone Keystone Shaft Built ca. 1903? Burned 1936  
Lowber School Lowber 1913 1957  
Lowber Elem. Lowber 1957    
Mars Hill Mars Hill P. O. Built 1837 Closed 1919
Burned 1923
Mill Grove Sewickley Grange Built 1837 Closed 1930  
Old Stone        
Pleasant Ridge Closed 1923      
Point Pleasant Near Cool Springs Built 1861    
Pore's Apples Mill Road pre-1867    
Rillton Rillton   Closed 1968  
St. Edward Parochial Herminie Built 1957 In use  
Scott Haven Scott Haven pre-1920 Closed 1957
Demolished 1962
Sewickley Twp High Herminie Built 1918 Closed 1964 Class of 1924

Class of 1926

Class of 1933

Class of 1935

Shaner   The first was built prior to 1876. At least 2 buildings were destroyed by floods and the final remaining schoolhouse closed in 1944.   1944  
Sulphur Springs Guffey/S. Springs Rd. Built 1837 Replaced 1880
Burned 1930 - the children attended the Shaner school after this closed.
Summer Hill Armstrong Sta. Area after 1879 Demolished 1913  
Waltz Mill Rt 70 & Waltz Mill Rd.   Closed 1933  
Watt's Guffey region   Closed 1925  
Whyel Upper/Lower Whyel ca. 1910? Closed 1945  
Yough School District Herminie Opened 1965 In use  

Special thanks to Mike Wesolowski for providing this very comprehensive list! 

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