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fhe present structure was used for high school and Junior hlgh
school until 19.16 and 37 when the bulldmg ln lts present torm was
completed fhe Grant Townshlp bulldlng was completely destroy ed by
fue 1n February 1936
Grade Muslc was lntroduced ln 1909 with Mlss Tasa Cllfford 1n
charge Physical Education 1n 1912 vuth O M Aldrldge In charge and
Ilome Economlcs ln 1915 with Mlss Goff ln charge
lhe ye xr 1949 brolght us another new and lmportant mllestone
the add1t1on of our neighbors Smlth Township to our school unlt and
the chan lllg ot our school name Irom Swltz Llty Hlgh Qchool to SWltL
Clty Central Schools With It comes a challenge to keep our school on
such a high plane that others will desire to become a part of our system
The graduatlng class of th1S year has seen many lmprovements added
to our school during their course IH high school under the dlrectlon of
our prlnclpal CL rt1s G Wllson One of the most lmportant of these was
the addition of a cafeterla and hot lun h program 1n the summer of 1941
In that same year one of the rooms was converted lnto a first aid room
wlth the graduatlng class of 1948 contrlbutlng the furnlture In this
ame year a chemvstrv den rtment w s added with the first class being
taught ln 1948 and 49 In the summer of 1948 a new bulldlng of three
looms xx as erected whlch was to be used for band muslc agrlculture and
shop classes In the same ye r the lncr ased number of first grade
students necessitated forming a class conslstlng of portlcns of the first
and second grade classes The graduating classes of the past wears haxe
ilso helped m the xmprox ement of oLr school bv contrlbutmg glfts to
the school each wear
To us as members of our beloved school both students and facultv
it IS given to ralse our standards hlgher and hlher so that our gladuates
will alu '13s be ln the front ranks of ex erv endeavor and not cnlv bring
cxedlt to ourselx es but to tl e c mmUH1tX ln vs hlch we lne and Work
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As the hftreth year OL our school rs rn progress rt rs a fittrng trme
to pause and relate some of the rmportant lncrdents whrch lrnked to
gether make our school as rt rs today We have refrained trom mentron
mg personalrtres except rn e tablrshrng mrlestones rn our progress Thrs
has been drlfrcult because m lookng back a half century we remember
the men and women who labored so hard to make our school one of the
best rn our county
Schools hke busmess rnstrtutlons do not Just happen but repre
sent vrsron work and sacrrflce of a large portron of our people Everv
step rn the advancement of our school has met wrth opposrtron from an
honest mrnorrty whrch rn most cases has been reduced to a mrnrmum
Our school began wrth a modest two room brrck burldrng located on
the front part of a one acre plot adJo1n1ng the Methodrst Church prop
erty on the north Thrs burldlng was burlt ln the early 80 s In 1898
an addrtron of four rooms was requrred to accomodate a growrng com
In 1900 Professor Chr1st1an Danrelson establrshed a three year hrgh
school course wrth the followrng graduates rn 1903 Flora Spencer Swrtz
Crty Maude Wakefield fDaubenspeckJ deceased Claude Gregg de
ceased and Roy Stantz Los Angeles Calrfornra
'lhe year 1906 brought an accredrted school wrth the follovrrng hst
of graduates Mett Mason fMrs Walter Jonesl Carbon Indrana
Thomas D Spencer deceased and Fred Stantz Swrtz Crty
A modern and effrclent Grant Farrplay Townshrp school burldrng
fshown abovej was bullt and dedrcated rn 1912 on the Grant Townshrp
h h h ol untrl 1924
locatron and thrs plant rr as used for both grade and lg sc o
when the fir st unrt of the present burldrng was dedrcated
Page 10 text:
XX ILLIANI BELL
A B Degree at Indlana Unlx 6lSltW
B S Degree at Indlana State
Home Ec GITIS Phy Ed
B S Degree at Purdue bn1ve1s1ty
Blology Agr1cultu1e Sclence Boys and F F A
B S Degree at Indxana UHlV91S1ty
Commerce and School Records
B S Degree at Central Normal College
Hobby Huntlng and Flshlng
B S Degree at Indlana State Teachers College
Band Glee Club and Grade lIus1c
Phy Ed and Hlgh School Coach
A B Degree at Central NOIIITII College and Butler
Latm Engllsh and Lltelature
Two year course at Indiana State and one and one
fourth year course at Indlana Unlverslty
Soc1alStud1es Health Arlthmetlc and xth and 8th
B S and M S Degree at Indmna State TSICDEIS
Safety Health Shop and Phxslcs
CL RTIS ll ILSONI
B S Degree at Central Normal College
NI S Degree at Indlana Umx 61 alty
PIIIICIDEII and Mathematlcs
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B. S. Degree at Canterbury and Indiana State.
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