“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Brusly in West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)

Original Brusly High School

Original Brusly High School Marker image. Click for full size.
January 1, 2016
1. Original Brusly High School Marker
Inscription. First West Baton Rouge Parish public high school. Built in 1911 for grades 1-11 to serve students in area from Beaulieu to Chenango Plantations. WPA program completed the gym & adjacent building in 1938. Original school constructed under the administration of J.H. Bres, West Baton Rouge School Superintendent from 1908-1948. Two story wooden school demolished in 1950 and now exists only in pictures and student memories.
Erected 2002 by Town Of Brusly.
Location. 30° 23.415′ N, 91° 13.894′ W. Marker is in Brusly, Louisiana, in West Baton Rouge Parish. Marker is at the intersection of North Kirkland Street (State Highway 988) and Blanchard Street, on the right when traveling south on North Kirkland Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 601 N Kirkland St, Brusly LA 70719, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Molaisonville / St. James Square (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); Historic Cinclare Plantation (approx. 0.6 miles away); Brusly, Louisiana (approx. 0.8 miles away); Charles P. Adams
Original Brusly High School Marker image. Click for full size.
January 1, 2016
2. Original Brusly High School Marker
(approx. 0.8 miles away); Antioch Missionary Baptist Church (approx. one mile away); Antonia Plantation (approx. 1.1 miles away); Historic Lukeville School (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Brusly.
Also see . . .  Brusly High School. West Baton Rouge Museum (Submitted on January 4, 2016.) 
Categories. EducationSettlements & Settlers
Credits. This page originally submitted on . This page has been viewed 105 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on . • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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