schools

Maysville school

The old Maysville school building where U. S. Grant attended

 

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First District School, Maysville, 1917

First Ward School Third District School
A list of the teachers and board members
of the first ward school are here.
 

 

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Fifth Ward School, a.k.a. The Forest Avenue School
right, c. 1928, from a Facebook post by Michael Purdon
A list of the teachers and board members of the Fifth Ward school are here.

 

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Maysville High School

 

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First Ward School Fifth Ward School Colored High School Maysville High School
These four pictures are all from the Maysville Public Ledger of April 9, 1910, as are the stories below of the school board and the superintendent of the time:

 

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Part1 Part 2 Part 3
Read about Miss Jessie O. Yancey, Superintendent of Mason County School, here.

 

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“It's a Maysville High bus, an REO Speedwagon, which my great-grandfather, C. L. Mains (standing behind the hood) sold while in business with Mr. Gaither.” - Charles Mains
from a facebook post by Kirby Wright

 

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Class of 1937 Maysville School Classes Maysville Class of 1954 in
Washington, May, 1954

 

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Maysville school Cornerstone Laying for
 New School, May 14, 1908 
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Children forming for line of march to laying of corner stone new High School Building, May 14th,1908. 
Published by the Sallie S. Wood Drug Store, 2nd and Market Sts., Maysville
Read lots more about the cornerstone laying event, here.

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Maysville Colored High School, c. 1910

Seven graduate from Maysville's Colored High School in 1890.  Story here.

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These are from the Mason County School Fair of 1914

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Miss Cartmell's Preparatory School, 1910, here. Miss Johnson's Commercial School, 1910, here Miss Gordon's Training School, 1910, here.

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  The Class of 1913.  from the left, the basketball team, class picture, and senior Lisle Threlkeld runs track.
Members of the class of 1913 are listed here.

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