Cooksville High School

Cooksville High School (HM5ZO)

Location: Cooksville, MD 21723 Howard County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 18.454', W 77° 1.28'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 138 views
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Inscription

1935-1949

Site of the first public high school for African Americans in Howard County. Original site of Warfield Academy, became Mount Gregory School in 1867 for African Americans and was the genesis of Mount Gregory Church. Was a public elementary school by 1925. Through the efforts of the community, secondary grades were phased in beginning 1935, with the first students graduating in 1939.
Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Details
HM NumberHM5ZO
Tags
Placed ByThe Maryland Historic Trust and the Maryland State Highway Administration
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 5:13pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 325722 N 4352856
Decimal Degrees39.30756667, -77.02133333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 18.454', W 77° 1.28'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 18' 27.24" N, 77° 1' 16.80" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)410
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2220-2246 MD-97, Cooksville MD 21723, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. This marker needs at least one picture.
  2. Is this marker part of a series?
  3. What historical period does the marker represent?
  4. What historical place does the marker represent?
  5. What type of marker is it?
  6. What class is the marker?
  7. What style is the marker?
  8. Does the marker have a number?
  9. What year was the marker erected?
  10. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  11. Is the marker in the median?