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The high school had been conducted in the Oley building, it was necessary to erect a building with should be constructed to meet the needs of the modern high school.

In 1904 the new high school was erected on 5th Avenue adjoining the Oley school called “Central High School”.

This school building had 3 floors and contained more that 20 rooms.


The source for this information is:

Valerie Crook who sites her source as:

History of Education in West Virginia

Prepared under the direction of the State Superintendent of Free Schools

1904, Charleston: The Tribune Printing Company