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Database of Michigan Schoolhouses

Welcome to the Michigan Schoolhouse Database collected by the Michigan One Room Schoolhouse Association.

Containing more than seven-thousand entries, it is one of the largest available databases for Michigan schoolhouses.

County
Township
School
District
BM
Year
Location
Notes
Alcona
Hawes
5
W
Later Residence. Burned
Alcona
Curtis
Aldrich
1888-1892
London Rd 1/2 mile E of Stoloton Rd
Alcona
Mikado
Alvin
W
1931
Michaud & Alvin Rd
Closed in 1931
Alcona
Hawes
Bachus Beach
On southern shores of Hubbard Lake
Locates in the Hubbard Lake CDP (Census, demographic and population)
Alcona
Gustin
Bachus Creek
W
1888-1892
London Rd 1/2 mile E of Stoloton Rd
Residence
Alcona
Mikado
Bailey
Log/W
1907-1941
1.5 miles N of Harrisville, Trail to school
When closed students went to Oscoda. In 1973 Twp began a partial restoration and in 1998 it was moved to Sturgeon Point. Now a museum. Contact: Diana Rigato, 313-655-3976. * Picture on website & youtube - Exterior & Interior on Google
Alcona
Hawes
Barber/Ritchie
W
1902-
Somers & Sucker Creek Rd
Burned. Only foundation remains
Alcona
Millen
Bean Hill
CB
1911-1956
Walker Rd & Bean Hill Rd
Private Hunting Camp Association
Alcona
Alcona
Black River/Sand Hill
1850-
Black River Rd & Sand Hill
Annexed to Alcona Community Schools. Black River school itself is demolished
Alcona
Mitchell
Cedardale
W
1908-1941
Original location on Kohler Rd just N of M-72
Moved to a 2nd location in 1930. SE corner of M-72 & Kohler Rd at Reid Lake Trail Head. Alcona Historical Society Sign on Site
Alcona
Mitchell
Cloverdale
W
1909-1948
Demolished sometime after 1948
Alcona
Mitchell
Curran
W
1932-
Opened in 1932
Alcona
Curtis
Curtisville 2nd
Log
1884
8465 Clouse Rd, South Beach, MI 48671
Both schools at same site. Now Curtisville Civil Center
Alcona
Mitchell
Daisy Dell
1888-1948
5130 Alcona Rd
1st school is a logging camp. This school is now a hunting club and still stands on original site
Alcona
Mitchell
Flynn Valley
1914-
Flynn Valley Rd, Oakland Hunt Club, Curran, MI
Hunting club
Alcona
Mitchell
Flynn Valley
NF
1911
Doctors Club Rd, Curran, MI
Also known as Daisy Dell School. The Flynn school was purchased and moved to Curran to live in while building a new home. It still stands on that property in Curran. Flynn school was used on Sundays and Sunday School was held there as late as 1936. Also, this is where Sutton school burned down. First school moved to Curran. Story of Flynn Valley by Goldie P (Crowell Wilcox, May 1967)
Alcona
Haynes
French Town
0
W
1880-
6849 Tower Rd, Curran, MI 48728, Township Hall
Annexed to Alcona Community Schools. Currently used as Mitchell Township Hall
Alcona
Alcona
Glennie
CB
1911-1948
Glennie Elementary School closed in 2010, K-5
Celcom Community Schools
Alcona
Greenbush
Greenbush
W
1870-1947
5029 Campbell Rd, North side of St
Currently the Greenbush Twp Hall. Owned by Greenbush Historical Society. A Michigan Register Historic Site 1979 * Picture on Google Exterior & Interior
Alcona
Gustin
Gustin
W
1800's
Fowler Rd
Only foundation remains. Three additions
Alcona
Harrisville
Hadley/Harrisville
0
L
1908-1920
Closed in 1920
Alcona
Haynes
Haynes
1927-1947
3993 East McNeil Rd
Alcona
Millen
Hungarian
CB
1913-
Millen Rd
Standing 1/2 mile South of Flower Rd. Annexed to Alcona Community Schools
Alcona
Haynes
Johnson
4
W
1927-1947
3930 East McNeil Rd, just W of McGregor Rd
Alcona County Historical Site. Currently Haynes Township Hall since 1963 * Picture on Google
Alcona
Mikado
Klondike
4
W
1910
433 East F-30 at Buhl Rd, Mikado, MI
Only Foundation remains. Original wood school burned down in 1906. Rebuilt by Seth Bell & Son
Alcona
Curtis
Lakeview
0
W
Healy Rd & Banfield 1/2 mile W of Glennie
Residence
Alcona
Mikado
Limerick
0
W
1904-1942
Was located on East side of F-41
Torn-down and lumber used to build a Lovelace Rd residence
Alcona
Alcona
Liston
0
W
Black River 1/2 mile from US 23
Residence. Red
Alcona
Curtis
Lott
W
1908
Probably located in or near Glennie
Alcona
Alcona
Low
1880's
Was at SW corner of Lake Shore Dr & Alger Smith Rd
Alcona County Historical Site. Vacant school, but Bell located at Alcona Township Hall * Picture of Sign & Bell
Alcona
Mikado
Mikado
W
1902-
Located on Mikado Rd
Gone. Was a 2 room school
Alcona
Millen
Millen
0
CB
Millen Rd, 1/2 mile S of Fowler Rd
Vacant
Alcona
Mitchell
Mitchell
0
Log/
1911-
6849 West Tower Road, Curran, MI
Currently Mitchell Township Hall * Picture on Google - Poor Quality
Alcona
Haynes
Mount Joy
0
B
1888-1948
5130 Alcona Rd between US-23 and Lake Shore Dr
Alcona County Historical Site. Currently a residence located across from cemetary * Picture on Google
Alcona
Curtis
NF
Log
1884
Curtisville Rd
Land donated by Lumber Company Moore & Tanner. First school built west of Au Sable River
Alcona
Caledonia
Norwegian/McDonald
0
W
Located on School Rd
Poor condition. McDonald school was moved four miles and attached to the Norwegian School
Alcona
Caledonia
Pine Grove
0
W
1902-1939
6540 Hickey Hill Rd in Hubbard Lake
Residence. Pine Grove school Annexed to Alcona Community Schools
Alcona
Haynes
Pine/Pyne
0
W
1901-1945
On the East side of Poor Farm Rd, 1/4 mile S of Quick Rd
Abandoned * Picture on Google - Poor Quality
Alcona
Greenbush
Poor Farm
0
W
-1954
Mikado & Coville Rd, F-30
Annexed in 1954 to Oscoda Public Schools. Moved in 1979. Vacant
Alcona
Haynes
Silverthorn
W
1870-1921
Silverthorn Family, Section 25
Fisher Grange in Harrisville
Alcona
Alcona
Township
1915-
This school burned down
Alcona
Harrisville
Wilson
W
1931
Barlow & Procunier Rds
3rd building part of Knights of Columbus building in Lincoln
Alger
1897
2 blocks S. of Main St. - sold next - 2 room school, upper floor added 1915
Alger
AuTrain
Log
1905
School May have Closed in 1905
Alger
Limestone
Dec. 8, 1893 - School Closed until spring because of a large amount of snow. 1890 a school was built at Limestone Creek
Alger
Mathias # 3
Had a horse drawn school bus in 1919
Alger
Rock River
Chatham
1896
2nd story added in 1915, principal paid $80.00, teachers paid $50.00 per month. New school at Chatham $25,000 bond issue voted down May 1914. $15,000 for new school in Eben and $10,000 for rebuilding Chatham 47 to 28. In June a $20,000 bond approved 49 to 15.
Alger
AuTrain
Coalwood
Near Stillman and Wyman Road
Alger
Rock River
Cold Springs
1919
Jacob Luoma, $2,094 Closed in 1919
Alger
Onota
Deerton
Yes
Burned 1926
After burning down in 1926 the school was immediately rebuilt
Alger
Demling
1907-08
18 X 34 built by John Keya $750.00 new school built by Matt Kamppinen for $4,344.77. School moved to Ferguson in 1912
Alger
Limestone
Diffin No 1
US 41 and south of west branch of the White Fish River
Alger
Winters
Dorsey
Alger
Rock River
Eben
There were 3 schools in the twp, Consolidated into one school at Eben, gym built 1948, elementary school in 1961 and vocational annex in 1978
Alger
Rock River
Eben Junction
Yes
2nd 1915
All children attended Eben, who built 3 schools over time. The first school was built in 1904. The 2nd school was built in 1915.
Alger
Munising #1
Grand Island City
Four Munising
Alger
Burt
Grand Marais
Yes
1885-Current
Serves entirety of Burt Twp. Almost 240 sq miles
In 1896 the village of Munising needed a building to serve all grades thru 12th. First called CENTRAL and later FROBEL school, was completed Jan 1, 1897. Also in 1896 the village had constructed a West Ward school for that end of town. A new modern school was built with an auditorium, gymnasium, and indoor swimming pool. This school was named after William G. Mather. A new Munising High School was built on the shore of Lake Superior in 1980 at a cost of 5 million dollars
Alger
Halstead
Alger
Mathias
Hawley
Log
1880's
Was made of logs and opened circa 1880's
Alger
Munising
Indian Town/Thomasville
Located on Munising-Van Meer-Shingleton Rd
Ojibwe Village. Book on Indian Town won Michigan Historical Society Award
Alger
Jenney
Alger
Musising
Kentucky
Alger
Limestone
Kiva No 3
Was located on near what became US 41
Alger
Louds Spur
Loud
1908-
S/8
Built by Matt Kamppinen & Isaac
Alger
McAfee No 2
1908-
at Diffin Village
Was the 2nd school in Diffin. Salary to be paid at the end each month if there was enough money in the treasury
Alger
Munising
Munising
Alger
Munising
Munising Station (Wetmore)
Alger
North Stevens
Alger
Powell's Point
Alger
AuTrain
Ridge
Near Ridge Road and the Duluth, S. Shore & Atlantic RR
Alger
Rock River
Rumely
Near Ausable River near Sundell and Dorsey
1923 by Matt Lammi & Alex Jokipii for $5,358
Alger
Onota
Shelter Bay
Was located on M-28 Between Munising & Marquette
Alger
Munising
Shingleton
B
County Road in Cusino State Wildlife Research area
2 Photo on Internet - Began as a station on the Detroit, Mackinaw & Marquette RR in 1882. Town known for making shingles.
Alger
AuTrain
Sixteen Mile Lake
443 acre natural lake in Au Train Township
Alger
Rock River
Sundell
Located nearby to Dorsey and Rumely
Alger
Munising
Thomasville (Indiantown)
See Indiantown School
Alger
Trunik
Alger
Uno
Alger
AuTrain
Vall
W of the Rapid River Truck Trail
Alger
Van Meer
School at Grand Marais built in 1895, was the first High School in Alger County, replaced in 1927
Alger
Winter
Winter
1908-
Allegan
W
1918-1966
Residence 24 x 30 ft. Cost $376.77
Allegan
W
1867-1962
Residence
Allegan
B
1904-1974, Pic 1973
Farm building
Allegan
Leighton
147th Ave, E of 12th St, S/6
Gone
Allegan
Leighton
1
S/1
Allegan
Martin
10th St, N of 120th Ave, S/7
Allegan
Watson
Abronia/Wright #10
31
W
Pic 1976
W side of 22nd St & S of 114th
Allegan book p. 92. Photo of school p. 92. Standard School. History of Allegan County. Per: Karen Cox (Mathes), a nurse, who was a student in 1961, 62, & 63. Located on Hendrickson property
Allegan
Overisel
Albers/Highland #4
29
B
N side of 139th Ave & E of 45th St
Allegan book p. 38. Photo of school p. 38. In 1945 there were 34 students enrolled. Looks to have 2-3 classrooms. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Allegan
Allegan
18
MORSA. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Wayland
Angell #6
27
W
S side of 126th Ave
Allegan book p. 2. Photo of school p. 2. Appears to be a wooden frame building. Photo of school and children in 1924-25. Photo says District #7
Allegan
Allegan
Babylon #7
17
W
Pic 1973
Babylon Rd & 34th St (M-89)
Allegan book p. 3. Photo of school p. 3. In 1960 there were 52 students enrolled. Standard School in 1922. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Gun Plain
Banning/Neeley #9
1
B
Just N of intersection at Marsh & Pine Rds
Allegan book p. 3. Appears to be a brick school. Photo of school p. 3. In 1952 there were 47 students enrolled. Photo of school possibly taken in 1973
Allegan
Saugatuck
Barrager #7
36
W or B
1850-6/14/1956
E side of 64th St & S of 127th Ave
Allegan book p. 4. Photo of school p. 4. It is either wooden frame or possibly brick. Converted into a residence in 1998
Allegan
Otsego
Barton/Gates #6
#6
11
Unknown
1 1/4 miles N of Otsego on the NW corner of E & W crossroads (108th Ave & 15th St)
Allegan book p. 4. No photo available at time of publication. Contact: Mrs. Alice Newcomb, 308 E. Orleans St, Otsego, MI 49078. Ph# 694-6872. Also known as Gates School
Allegan
Cheshire
Baseline #3
34
W
Corner of Baseline Rd & 42nd St
Allegan book p. 5. Photo of school p. 5. It appears to be a wooden frame school. In 1951 there were 16 students enrolled
Allegan
Hopkins
Bear Creek #4
20
B?
1899-
1 mile N of Hopkins on 22nd St & 132nd Ave
Allegan book p. 5. Photo of school. p. 5. Allegan Gazette, Oct. 21, 1899. Hopkins preparing to build a brick schoolhouse. Cost was $1,025. In 1951 there were 15 students enrolled
Allegan
Fillmore
Becksvoort/Klomparens/Westview #5
19
B?
Pic 1973
Located on 60th St between 140th and 141st St
Allegan book p. 88. Photo of School p. 88. Known as Westview, Klomparens and Becksvoort School names. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Overisel
Beechwood/Koopman
9
144th Ave & 43rd St
MORSA. History of Allegan County. Not listed in Allegan book
Allegan
Monterey
Belden/Spec Lake #9
30
W
NW corner of 126th Ave & 35th St
Allegan book p. 81. Photo of school p. 81. In 1952 there were 56 students enrolled. History of Allegan County. Also called Spec Lake School
Allegan
Gun Plain
Bellingham #6
15
W
Intersections of Marsh & Pierce Rds
Allegan book p. 7. Photo in book. In 1945 there were 30 students enrolled
Allegan
Casco
Berry/Beechdale #7
15
W
1864-1967
N side of 106th Ave at 65th
Allegan book p. 6. Photo of school p. 6. Basement used as a classroom in 1914 + a room was added in 1940. Charles Hurlbut, Student. Teacher: Nelson Ransom. Charles is deceased, his brother Frank of South Haven has a photo. Still standing in 1998. Contact: Frank Hurlbut, 67663 CR 388 No.17, South Haven, MI
Allegan
Trowbridge
Blackman #2
1
W
Pic 1973
2 miles E of Allegan on M-89 & 26th St
Privately owned. Allegan book p. 8. Photo of school p. 8 around 1967. In 1967 there were 113 students enrolled. 2 rooms?
Allegan
Martin
Blossom #5
2
W
E side of 4th St & S of 124th Ave
Residence. Allegan book p. 8. Photo on p. 8
Allegan
Ganges
Bowles/Belknap #8
27
W
Pic 28-29
E side of 66th St & S of 116th Ave
Gone. Black River Gun Club. Sometimes called Belknap school. Student: Frank Conner attended 4th grade, about 1947. MORSA. History of Allegan County. Allegan book p. 7. Photo of school p. 7
Allegan
Wayland
Bradley/Wayland #2
0
B?
Pic 1974
1015 129th Ave about 1/2 mile E of the Gun Lake Casino
Fractional.? History of Allegan County. p. 9. Also known as Wayland School. Wayland Twp Hall Organic Foods Enterprise? Photo in Allegan book p. 9
Allegan
Clyde
Bravo/Oak Grove
32
113th Ave, E of 56th St
Privately owned. Allegan book p. 8. Photo of school in around 1967. In 1967 there were 113 enrolled students enrolled. 2 rooms?
Allegan
Valley
Brininger #3
17
W?
NE corner of 46th St & 119th Ave
Allegan p. 10. Photo on p. 10
Allegan
Laketown
Brinkman/Pioneer #1
12
Clapbds
NW corner of 145th Ave & 61st St
Allegan book p. 70. Photo captioned Pioneer School West of Graafschap. In 1945 there were 62 students enrolled. Schoolhouse now owned by David Bolles. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Cheshire
Brown #2
32
W
SE corner of 102nd Ave & 46th St
Allegan book p. 11. Photo on p. 11. In 1951 there were no students enrolled
Allegan
Allegan
Brownell/Jewett
8
W
1888-1964
Dumont Rd & 122nd St
DORS, MOVED to Allegan County Fairgrounds. Part of the 100th birthday in July 1988. There are other historical buildings nearby. Open Fair Week. Standard School in 1922. MORSA. History of Allegan County, p. 517. Building later moved. Also known as Jewett School
Allegan
Salem
Burnips Corner #3
15
B
1856-
E side of 30th St, between Burnips & Salem Center
Allegan book p.12. Photo on p. 12. School building or log school was erected at Salem Center. In 1876 a new frame building was erected at Burnip's Corners. It was a two-room brick building. It was organized to a graded school of 10 grades. In 1886, there were 2 teachers and 110 students. History of Allegan Co. p. 530
Allegan
Lee
Burrows #2
19
W
NW corner of 104th Ave & 58th St
Allegan book p. 12. Photo of school on p. 12. In 1962 there were 54 students enrolled
Allegan
Heath
Burton #6
1
W
1886-
SE corner of M-40 & S of 128th Ave
History of Allegan County. Allegan book p. 13. Photo on p. 13. Still standing in 2000. Allegan County Historical Atlas & Gazetteer indicates this school was located in Section 28 not in section 1. In 1961 there were 7 students enrolled
Allegan
Overisel
Butler/High Point #5
26
W
1928-32
N side of 139th Ave & E of 45th St
Allegan book p. 38. Photo of school p. 38. In 1946 there were 18 students enrolled. Also known as High Point School. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Casco
Buys/Rice #5
6
W
1862-
71st St between 11th Ave & 109th Ave
Built in 1862, replaced in 1894. Also known as Rice School. Remodeled as a residence in 1994. History of Allegan County, See Buys School
Allegan
Valley
Calkins/Crill #2
10
W
NE corner of 21st Ave & 41st St
Allegan book p. 14. Photo of school on p. 14. Also known as Crill School
Allegan
Hopkins
Chamberlain
2
Pic 1975
135th Ave & 16th St
Gone
Allegan
Saugatuck
Chase #5
33
W
Closed by July 1956
SE corner 126th Ave & 68th St
Allegan book p. 15. Photo of school on p. 15. History of Allegan County. Operated until July 1956 when annexed to Fennville School system. Building was sold and moved to Ganges Township & converted into residence
Allegan
Trowbridge
Clifford #6
10
W? or CB?
-1963
N side of 108th Ave & E of 30th. Moved 1 mile S of Pullman in 1963
Allegan book p. 16. Photo of school p. 16. Moved in 1963, 1 mile S of Pullman. Owned by William Sweet. In 1955 there were 40 students enrolled. History of Allegan County p. 517
Allegan
Leighton
Corning #5
15
W
N side of 142nd Ave, W of Corning
Allegan book p. 17. Photo on p. 17. In 1962 there were 26 students enrolled
Allegan
Martin
Crittendon #6
4
W
NW corner of 7th St & 122nd Ave
Allegan book p. 17. Photo of school p. 17. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Casco
Crow #4
25
B?
1860-1974
SW corner of 102nd Ave & 62nd St
Allegan book p. 18. Photo of school p. 18. Moved to a field on Baseline Rd near Lacota. Built in 1860. Closed in 1974. 1974 farm building remodeled as a residence. In 1962 there were 31 students enrolled
Allegan
Monterey
Dallas #7
12
W
Pic 1973
2 miles E of Monterey Center on the N. side of 134th Ave & S of 26th St, 134th Ave, S of 26th St
Allegan book p. 18. Photo of school p. 18. In 1962 there were 23 students enrolled
Allegan
Ganges
Darling #3
20
W
Closed 7/31/1962
S side of 118th Ave between US 31 & 70th St, E of 68th St
Allegan book p. 19. Photo of school p. 19. History of Allegan County. Annexed to Fennville School District in 1962. Extant. Private residence
Allegan
Salem
Diamond Springs #8
31
W
NE corner of 136th Ave & 34th St
Allegan book p. 20. Photo of school on p. 20. In 1962 there were 25 students enrolled. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Dorr
Dorr #5
15
W/B?
1860-
NE corner of 142nd Ave & 18th St
Allegan book p. 20. Photo of school p. 20. City of Dorr. First schoolhouse was built in Dorr around 1860 (possibly of logs). The school was moved in 1908 and then possibly built as a wooden frame. All grades and subjects were taught according to Clem Rewa of Dorr. In 1961 there were 12 students enrolled. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Gun Plain
Doster #7
20
Log/W
1837
At the 4 corners on the S side of 106th St
Allegan book p. 21. Photo of school p. 21. In 1834 it was a log school with a red frame. In 1955 there were 16 students enrolled. Appears to be a residence now. Photo in gallery
Allegan
Saugatuck
Douglas Union #9
2
W
1836 of 1866?
Saugatuck Township
Allegan book p. 21. Photo of school p. 21. Built in 1866. On the National Register of Historic Places in 1995. The school is one of Michigan's oldest extant multi-classroom union school buildings, constructed soon after the state law authorizing union schools was adopted. It currently serves as the Old School House History Center. It is possible this is NOT Douglas Union but Douglas Elementary
Allegan
Heath
Dunningville #1
27
W/B?
Pic 1973 - 1888
W side of M-40 & N of 126th Ave
Allegan book p. 212. Photo of school p. 22. In 1962 there were 26 students enrolled
Allegan
Watson
Dunwell/Wicks #5
2
W
Pic 1975
123rd Ave & 15th St
Allagan book p. 90. Photo of school p. 90. Also school of same name in Hopkins Township. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Manlius
East Saugatuck #5
7
W
S side of 136th Ave & E of 57th St
Allegan book p. 22. Photo of school page 22. In 1945 there were 20 students enrolled. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Watson
Elm Hill/Watson Corners #2
27
W
SW corner of 116 Ave & 16th St
Allegan book p. 23. Photo of school p. 23. History of Allegan County. See Watson Corners School. Converted into a residence. Contact: Virginia Van Horn, 40279 Baseline Rd, Bloomingdale, MI 49026. In 1958 there were 28 students enrolled
Allegan
Casco
Evergreen Glade/Sheffer #9
29
W
1878-1952
NE corner of 103rd & 1 mile W of 68th St
Allegan book p. 23. Photo of school on p. 23. Originally called Sheffer School. In 1970 there were no students enrolled. Converted into a residence
Allegan
Monterey
Fairview #3
23
B
Pic 1973
2 miles E of Monterey Center on the corner of 26th St & 130th Ave
Allegan book p. 24. Photo of school p. 24. In 1951 there were 14 students enrolled
Allegan
Casco
Farnum/Farnham #2
29
W
1856-1955
Located on 103rd Ave, E of 72nd St
Allegan book p. 24. Photo of school p. 24. School burned down in 1998 and was torn-down.1 mi N of S Haver, E of Blue Star Hwy, "Casco Township History" Also shown as Section 36. In 1945 there were 24 students enrolled
Allegan
Manlius
Fennville #2
32
W
N side of M-89 W of 48th or 58th St
In 1898 District #2 was organized for high school. Up until that time only the old building W of the village had school. In 1898 a new brick building was erected on the N side of Main St & the old school was abandoned. History of Allegan Co. p. 529
Allegan
Cheshire
Ferris #4
18
W
E of 46th St & N of 106th Ave
Allegan book p. 25. Photo of school p. 25. In 1962 there were 30 students enrolled. In 1974 privately owned. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Fillmore
Fillmore/Beeline
25
W
M-40 & 50th St & S of Fillmore
MORSA. History of Allegan County p. 517
Allegan
Trowbridge
Foster #4
20
B?
1888
6 miles S of Allegan on M-40 between 104th & 106th St
Allegan book p. 26. Photo of school p. 26. In 1962 there were 20 students enrolled. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Salem
Franklin #5
5
W
NE corner of 146th Ave & 34th St
Allegan book p. 26. Photo of school p. 26
Allegan
Heath
Frayer #3
1
W
SW corner of 136th Ave & 38th St
Allegan book p. 27. Photo of school p. 27. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Hopkins
Frohm #1
2
Gone
Pic 1974
Allengan book p. 4. Photo of site where school was. Not gone p. 14. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Ganges
Ganges Union #10
10
B
1867-1961
Blue Star Highway & 122nd Ave
Allegan book p. 28. Photo of school p. 28. In 1959 there were 56 students enrolled. Residence
Allegan
Wayland
Gardner #5
15
W
W 131st Ave about 7th St
Allegan book p. 29. Photo of school p. 29. Close to falling down. Very poor condition
Allegan
Fillmore
Garvelink/Maplewood
5
Pic 1973
146th Ave, E of Graafschap
History of Allegan County. Also known as Maplewood School. Student: Dave Norem, Clarksville, TN. See Garvelink School. Burned and rebuilt in 1916 on Buchanan St. Converted into a residence. Not listed in Allegan book
Allegan
Laketown
Gibson #2
27
W
Located at intersection of 140th Ave & 65th St
Allegan book p. 29. 3 photos of school p. 29. Contact: Murlyn Vollink, 257 Brook St, Saugatuck, MI
Allegan
Manlius
Gidley #4
20
W
closed 7/11/1960
N side 128th Ave at 56th
Allegan book p. 30. Photo of school p. 30. History of Allegan County. In 1957 there were 21 students enrolled
Allegan
Dorr
Gilbert #1
1
NE 146th & 14th St in Dorr Township
Alegan book p. 30. Photo of former site on p. 30
Allegan
Ganges
Glenn/Crawford #4
31
B
1854-1997?
114th Ave & 64th St
Allegan book p. 31. Photo of school before addition to the front p. 31. Photo entitled "Our Amazing Little Red School House" Located in Ganges Township. In 1962 there were 64 students enrolled. Built 1854. Still in operation in 1997. Also known as Crawford School
Allegan
Manlius
Golf #5
7
W
Pic 1975
W side of 58th St between 132nd & 133rd
Allegan book p. 16. Photo of school p. 16. Gone, torn-down. Was a large school with 5 windows on each side. History of Allegan County. In 1957 there were 26 students enrolled
Allegan
Salem
Goodman/Maple Grove
17
Pic 1974
142nd Ave & 34th St, 2 miles W of Bunker Hill at Burnips
MORSA. History of Allegan County, p. 517
Allegan
Otsego
Grable//Lewis/Little Red Schoolhouse #9
17
B
Pic 1973
108th Ave, SE corner of M-89, 2 miles W of Otsego
Allegan book p. 31. Photo of school. p. 31. Now owned or was owned by Michigan author, Larry Massie. Now an Antique shop. Owned by Esther Wyman. Also known as Grable School and Lewis School. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Ganges
Gramges #6
6
B
closed by 10/1960
6292 114th Ave, Fennville
Standard School. Annexed to Fennville in 1961. State Historic Site. Residence in 1959. In 1959 there were 56 students enrolled
Allegan
Ganges
Grange Hall Lewis #10
10
SW 122nd Ave & 66th St
Allegan book p. 32. Seeking photo of school. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Leighton
Green Lake/Chappell #3
10
B?
Pic 1976
Located at 7th St & 146th
Allegan book p. 15. Photo of school p. 15. Now a residence. In 1955 there were 38 students enrolled
Allegan
Wayland
Gregg School #3
26
W
1850-
N side of 126th Ave
Allegan book p. 32. Photo of students in front of school. p. 32. A Country Little Red Schoolhouse was built in 1850 in the village of Wayland. It was 16 X 20 ft. In 1879 Wayland became a grade school and a brick school was built. This building burned in 1896. Fortunately a new two-story brick school with a basement was built to replace it. It was steam heated, well lit, ventilated, & furnished. It goes to 12th grade and is now on the approved list of Normal Schools. History of Allegan Co. p. 531
Allegan
Wayland
Gregoryville #10, #11
10
W?
NE side of Gregorville Rd
Allegan book p. 33. Photo of school with students out front p. 33. Photo from circa 1930
Allegan
Martin
Gun River #7
23
W?
SW corner 2nd St & 118th Ave
Allegan book p. 33. Photo of school p. 33
Allegan
Casco
Hadaway #6
9
Log/Stucco
1868-1962?
SW corner on 109th Ave on E side of 68th St between 111th & 109th Ave
Allegan book p 34. Photo of school p. 34. Log school burned in 1918. Replacement school moved to Section 4 and built of Stucco. Now a residence. In 1961 there were 31 students enrolled
Allegan
Heath
Hamilton #5
6
B
M-40 S of 135th Ave
Allegan book p. 34 Photo of school p. 34. Has more than one classroom
Allegan
Wayland
Hamilton #6
3
W
S side of 130th Ave & W of 6th St
Allegan book p. 35. Photo of school p. 35
Allegan
Trowbridge
Harper #7
26
W
Pic 1973
E side 28th St & N of 102nd Ave, S/23
Allegan p. 35. Photo of school p. 35. Owner J Mohr. History of Allegan County. In 1962 there were 25 students enrolled
Allegan
Otsego
Hart/White
20
S of Jefferson Rd near Gobles
Gobles. Also known as White School. MORSA. History of Allegan County, p. 517. Paw Paw True Northerner, August 4, 1900 "Globeville. The White schoolhouse four miles north of here was burned to the ground last Thursday night." Also known as Hart School.
Allegan
Dorr
Hartzig/Bartz #3
6
B
S side of 147th & E 24th St
Allegan book p. 36. Photo of school/home p. 36. History of Allegan County. Now a residence. Also known as Bartz school
Allegan
Overisel
Hawthorn #2
2
W
Pic 1978
N 146th between 38th & 40th St
Allegan book p. 37. Photo of school p. 37. History of Allegan County. In 1962 there were 66 students enrolled (appears to be more than 1 room)
Allegan
Valley
Hettinger/Messinger #5
21
W
NW corner of 117th (Monroe) & 42nd St
Allegan book p. 36. Photo of school p 36. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Trowbridge
Hicks/East Arlington #5
25
W
NE corner of 26th St & 103rd Ave, S/26
Owned by Archie Cullum in 1973. Ken Scott (per Jim Starbuck) 14894 23rd St, Gobles, MI 49055. Ph: 628-2564. May also have been known as East Arlington School. In 1962 there were 20 students enrolled. Allegan book p. 37. Photo of school p. 37
Allegan
Valley
Hill/Moore #2
21
W
Pic 1973
S side of Monroe Rd & W of 37th St
Allegan book p. 61. Photo of school, dated 1922. p. 36. The school is apparently gone. Moved or torn-down. History of Allegan County. Also known as Moore school
Allegan
Hopkins
Hillards #6
5
W
Pic 1974
W side of 22nd St & S of 126th Ave
Allegan book p. 39. Photo of school p. 39. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Dorr
Hillside #8
28
Unknown
NW corner 138th Ave & 18th St
Allegan book p. 40. No photo available in book. In 1952 there were no students enrolled
Allegan
Lee
Hilton #10
29
W
closed by 09/1957
SE corner of 108th or 109th Ave & 52nd St
Allegan book p. 41. No photo available at time of publication. Contact: Mrs. Alice Newcomb, 308 E. Orleans St, Otsego, MI 49078. Ph# 694-6872. Also known as Gates School
Allegan
Leighton
Hooker #1
34
W
E side of Kalamazoo River & S of 139th Ave
Allegan book p. 41. Photo of school/residence p. 41. History of Allegan County. In 1962 there were 26 students enrolled
Allegan
Gun Plain
Hooper #10
0
Unknown
N side of 110th Ave & E of 10th St
Allegan book p. 41. No photo of school available. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Hopkins
Hopkins #6
10
W
W side of 22nd St & S of 126th Ave
Allegan book p. 42. Photo on p. 42
Allegan
Hopkins
Hopkinsburg #9
27
W
16th St, N of 128th Ave
Allegan book p. 42. Photo on p. 42. History of Allegan County. Photo in gallery
Allegan
Lee
Horseshoe #4
25
W
SE corner of 104th Ave & 50th St
Allegan book p. 43. Photo of school p. 43. In 1962 there were 20 students enrolled
Allegan
Monterey
Hoyer/Oakview #6
17
B
1899-1962?
NE corner of 130th Ave & 34th St
Allegan book p. 65. Photo of brick school p. 65. In 1962 there were 19 students enrolled. History of Allegan County. Also called Oakview school
Allegan
Otsego
Hoyerville Pullen/Otto
30
Pic 1974
102nd Ave, W of 23rd St
Residence. MORSA. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Allegan
Hudson Corners #3
26
W
Pic 1973
2 miles N of Allegan on 30th St & 118th Ave, W of Current Town Hall
Near Township Hall. Allegan book p. 43. Photo on page 43. In 1962 there were 63 students enrolled. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Watson
Hughes #11
35
W
Pic 1973
2 miles S of Watson Corners on 16th St & N of 112th Ave
Allegan book p. 44. Photo p. 44. In 1962 there were 12 students enrolled
Allegan
Leighton
Huver #6
1
Unknown
E side of 2nd St & N of 146th Ave
Allegan book p. 44. Photo unavailable. In 1952 there were no students enrolled
Allegan
Casco
Iddles #3
11
Log/W?
1859-closed 5/1962
S of 109th Ave between 64th & 62nd. Near the big spring where Indians had a campground
Allegan book p. 45. Photo of school/residence p. 45. Moved to Harry Litt's farm and was used as a packing shed in fruit season by migrant workers. Built in 1859 and still standing in 1998. In 1962 it was housing for migrant workers 2-24. Looks like very nice residence
Allegan
Clyde
Ikler/Walker/Fraser
25
MORSA. History of Allegan County, p. 517. See Ikeler/Walker/Fraser
Allegan
Salem
Indian Trail #4
9
W
SW 30th St & 146th Ave in Salem Township
Allegan book p. 46. Photo on p. 46. In 1954 there were 31 students enrolled
Allegan
Clyde
Jackson/Whitemeyer #49
9
W
E side of 52nd St & N of 120th Ave
Allegan book p. 45. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Allegan
Jewett/Brownell #5
5
1888-1964
John Pahl Historic Village. Allegan Co. Fairgrounds
Photo in gallery. Part of the Allegan Fairgrounds Historical Village. Celebrated 100th birthday in July 1988. See Brownell School
Allegan
Dorr
Jones #2
3
B
NE corner of 146th Ave & 17th St
Allegan book p. 47. Photo on p. 47. History of Allegan County. In 1962 there were 30 students enrolled
Allegan
Cheshire
Kaylor/Diamond #3
16
W
1887-1962
Corner of 112th Ave & 38th St
Allegan book p. 19. Photo of school taken in 1964 on p. 19. In 1962 there were 28 students enrolled. School is now gone. History of Allegan County. Known as Kaylor or Diamond
Allegan
Casco
Kibble School #8f
33
W
1880-1960
N side of Baseline Rd near 67th St
Fractional district. Allegan book p. 48. Photo of school and residence p. 48. In 1950 there were 37 students enrolled
Allegan
Allegan
King #10
23
W
closed in 1956
N 116th Ave, S/23 (2 mi E of Allegan)
Allegan book p. 48. Photo of site p. 48. Closed in 1956 and torn-down. History of Allegan County. In 1950 there were no students enrolled
Allegan
Wayland
Kinner #1
11
W
1858-
NW corner of 133rd Ave & 2nd St
Allegan book p. 49. Photos p. 49
Allegan
Otsego
Knowles #5
2
Unknown
NW corner of 11th Ave & 15th St
Allegan book p. 49. Photo unavailable. In 1954 there were 17 students enrolled
Allegan
Manlius
Lacy/Anderson
34
W
closed 9/14/1957
N side of M-89, E of 53rd St, S/34
Allegan book p. 1. Photo p. 1. Also called Lacy School. Wooden frame
Allegan
Monterey
Lay #5
6
W
Closed 1940's
E side of 26th St & S of 127th Ave
Allegan book p. 50. Photo of school p. 50. Gone, town-down and possibly a new residence built on site. History of Allegan County
Allegan
Heath
Lemoin/Hillcrest #2
25
W
Pic 1973
NE corner of 126th Ave & 38th St
Allegan book p. 39. Photo of school p. 39. In 1962 there were 23 students enrolled. Also called Hillcrest school
Allegan
Cheshire
Lindsley #1
22
W
1868 or 72
NE corner of 105th Ave & 41st St
Allegan book p. 50. Photo of school p. 50. Photo, 1909-1910? History of Allegan County. In 1962 there were 39 students enrolled
Allegan
Fillmore
Lohman/Valleyview #3
25
W
N side of 136th Ave between 50th & 52nd St
Allegan book p. 51. Photo of school p. 51. Sometimes Called Valley View school
Allegan
Ganges
Loomis #2
9
W
closed 10/26/1960
At intersection of 63rd St & 122nd Ave
Allegan book p. 51. Photo of school p. 51. History of Allegan County. In 1950 there were 37 students enrolled. Annexed to Fennville in 1960
Allegan
Laketown
Lugers #3
2
W?
N side of 147th Ave, between 62nd & 64th St
Allegan book p. 52. Photo of school p. 52. History of Allegan County. Looks to have 203 classrooms
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