Thorp Grade School (NRIS 09000541)

Address: 10831 N. Thorp Hwy., Thorp, Washington. County/parish: Kittitas.

1 contributing building.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places July 16, 2009.

Part of Rural Public Schools of Washington State MPS (NRIS 64500710).

From Wikipedia:

Thorp Grade School
Thorp Grade School is a notable building located in Thorp, Washington, United States. On July 16, 2009, it was placed on the National Register of Historic Places as a significant example of American rural education.Built at a cost of $41,000 during the depths of the Great Depression using WPA funds, the building still stands and has been used continuously by Thorp School District No. 400 since its construction. A finely crafted red brick Colonial Revival structure, it was designed by the noted Northwest architect John W. Maloney. (read more...)
Thorp School District
Thorp School District is a school district based in Thorp, Kittitas County, Washington. It provides fully accredited academic, athletic and award-winning extracurricular. Thorp School District No. 400 is located at 10831 Thorp Highway in Thorp. providing programs for all grades K-12, as well as a pre-school program. (read more...)

Architects:

  • Maloney, John W.

Architectural styles:

  • Colonial Revival

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/09000541

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