Cleveland in Cuyahoga County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Saint Ignatius High School
The original Saint Ignatius College was a two-story wooden structure. It was replaced in 1891 by the Main Building, listed on the National Register of Historic Places. In 1945, the school grew with the addition of St. Mary’s Catholic Church and grade school across West 30th Street. The grade school was known as the “Annex” and officially
Erected 2016 by Saint Ignatius High School and The Ohio History Connection. (Marker Number 130-18.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Education. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list.
Location. 41° 28.965′ N, 81° 42.437′ W. Marker is in Cleveland, Ohio, in Cuyahoga County. Marker is at the intersection of Lorain AVenue (Ohio Route 10) and West 30th Street, on the left when traveling east on Lorain AVenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1911 W 30th St, Cleveland OH 44113, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John W. Heisman Birth Site (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Market Square (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ohio City / Monroe Street Cemetery Welcome to Monroe Street Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. John’s Episcopal Church (approx. half a mile away); LGBT Civil Rights Movement (approx. half a mile away); The Cleveland Skyline (approx. ¾ mile away); Industrial River Valley (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cleveland.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. This link is for John Carroll University, formerly Saint Ignatius College, east of Cleveland in University Heights
Also see . . . About St. Ignatius High School. “Located in close proximity to downtown Cleveland in the vibrant and energetic Ohio City neighborhood, the school occupies 23 acres and includes 19 buildings and three athletic fields. The school has 120 faculty members, 90 percent of whom hold advanced degrees. Fifty-seven percent have spent 10 years or more teaching at Saint Ignatius.” (Submitted on July 20, 2019.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 23, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 20, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 141 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 20, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.