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Augusta County Training School

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Built  1938 (1938)
VLR #  007-0755
Opened  1938
Architectural style  Neoclassical architecture
NRHP Reference #  86001400
Designated VLR  December 11, 1984
Area  9,300 m²
Added to NRHP  19 June 1986
Augusta County Training School
Location  VA 693, Cedar Green, Virginia
MPS  Public Schools in Augusta County Virginia 1870-1940 TR

Augusta County Training School, also known as Cedar Green School, is a historic public school building located at Cedar Green, Augusta County, Virginia. It was built in 1938, and is a one-story, central-auditorium plan frame building with projecting classroom wings on each side of a recessed auditorium. It features a projecting entrance portico and steeply pitched roof in a vernacular Neo-Classical style. It opened as a "Training School," but was later used as an elementary school. It was the first consolidated school larger than two rooms built for African American students in Augusta County. The American Legion purchased the building in 1966 and remodeled it for their lodge.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.

References

Augusta County Training School Wikipedia


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