St. Cecilia School

St. Cecilia School (HMX9F)

Location: Broussard, LA 70518 Lafayette Parish
Country: United States of America

N 30° 8.909', W 91° 57.97'

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Dedicated August 25, 1909, by Fr. Arthur Drossaerts, Pastor of Sacred Heart church in Broussard, and opened on September 15, 1909 with an enrollment of seventy students. Accredited ass an elementary and secondary school by the State Department of Education in 1922. The High School department closed in 1964 by order of the Bishop of Lafayette in a movement to consolidate Catholic High Schools in Lafayette Parish. The Sisters of Divine Providence administered the school until 1974. The main building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on March 14, 1983.
HM NumberHMX9F
Year Placed1983
Placed ByMalone and Hyde, Inc
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Date Added Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 11:44am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 599564 N 3335689
Decimal Degrees30.14848333, -91.96616667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 8.909', W 91° 57.97'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 8' 54.54" N, 91° 57' 58.20" W
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Area Code(s)337
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 308 W Main St, Broussard LA 70518, US
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