Map of "Colored" School Sites
any of the schools will take you to
information concerning that school.
and its corresponding notes are
many folks named the schoolhouses after
geographical locations, public schools
were officially referred to by their
district and school number until
consolidation of the schools took place
in the mid-1940s and 1950s. The
sites of most of the eleven Freedmen's
Bureau schools purported to be build
between 1865 and 1968 are not included.
Some may never have been built; others
were probably absorbed into the county
system after 1872. Other schools
are waiting to be remembered and
relocated in this history, and, of
course, corrections and additions to
what follows are encouraged.