Center School No. 6

Grand River Township, Decatur County, Iowa
Center School No. 6 was located approximately 3 to 4 miles south of the town of Grand River. In 2013, it still stood at its original site on the west side of the 7-mile road going from Grand River south to Highway 2.

School Souvenir
1899 - 1900

Center School Pupils
1899 - 1900

Rosa E. Burkart, Teacher
School Board - John Dale, M. Chick, George E. Beck
B. Stevens - Treas
Chas. Ekle - Sec'y

Pupils: Lizzie Akers, Pearl Chick, Ada Dale, Parl Dale, Mollie Davenport, Carrie Davenport, Katie Ekle, Annie Green, Edith Green, Eva Hembry, Olive Shields, Mamie Shields
Jessie Akers, Henry Akers, George Chick, Henry Dale, Rollie Dale, Jimmie Davenport, Charley Green, Noah Green, Hugh Stephens

Pupils in 1933 were Virginia Burchett, Beatrice Andrew, Donald Andrew, Dale Coulthard, Dorothy Andrew, Cliffory Hembry and Emery Burchett. Margaret Bunch was the teacher.

After closing the building remained vacant.

Photograph contributed by Sharon R. Becker, September of 2009
Original page created by Sharon Becker 2013, updated 2017; reformatted by Conni McDaniel Hall Oct 2019.
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