Ollenberger SchoolWritten By Bernard Kletzel
Grosswerder and Surrounding District - Page 451
- The school district was organized by Phillip Ollenberger Sr., Phillip Sperling and Jacob Watchel Sr. in the early part of the 1900's.
- The first teacher was Alfred Mahre in 1911.
- Some examples of school books and their prices from Christie's Price list.
- Wentworth's Primary Arithmetic was 50cents.
- Royal Canadian Atlas with 48 plates was 60cents.
- Hall & Knight's Elementary Algebra was $1.00.
- McLean's High School Bookkeeping was 60cents.
- School Chemistry was 50cents.
- First Steps in English was 40cents.
- The school was closed after June 29, 1956.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 9, 2002