We dedicate this plaque to the pioneers who built this school, to the teachers who taught thee and to the families whose children attended.
Harptree School 53 years - 45 teachers - 280 students.
District No 628
Built in 1912 on S.E. 1/4 20-4-26-W of 2nd.
This school, barn and 2 privies were built
by W. Chappe at the cost of $1500.00 the
school burnt in 1920 and was rebuilt on the
same site. It was moved to Harptree in 1953.
Opened in 1913 with 18 students
Teacher - I. Stakes Stewart
Closed in 196 with 19 students
Teacher -Christine Merrien
Families whose children attended:
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Erected - 1992
Nearby Place names
Bengough No. 40 is a nearby Rural Municipality
Clark Bridge is a nearby Unincorporated area
Gye is a nearby Unincorporated area
Harptree is a nearby Unincorporated area
Hart is a nearby Unincorporated area
Hart Butte No. 11 is a nearby Rural Municipality
Landscape is a nearby Unincorporated area
Roncott is a nearby Unincorporated area
Viceroy is a nearby Hamlet
Willow Bunch is a nearby Town 84
For more information
Title From the turning of the sod : the story of the early settlers in the R.M. of Hart Butte No. 11
[compiled by the Coronach Historical Committee]
Published Winnipeg : Inter-Collegiate Press, 1980
One Room Schoolhouse Map School Map used with permission