Georgetown in Williamson County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Hammerlun Center for Leadership & Learning
In 1975, a new high school opened. This building was renamed Central Middle School and began serving middle school students. It was renamed Williams Elementary School in 1987, in honor of Everette “Pop” Williams who served as High School principal for 19 years. It served as an elementary school through the Spring of 2017. Later that year, renovations began to redesign it as the new home for the Georgetown ISD Hammerlun Center for Leadership
Erected by Georgetown Independent School District.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Education. A significant historical date for this entry is January 2, 1924.
Location. 30° 38.029′ N, 97° 40.356′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, Texas, in Williamson County. Marker is at the intersection of East University Avenue (State Highway 29) and South College Street, on the right when traveling west on East University Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 507 E University Ave, Georgetown TX 78626, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Georgetown High School Building (a few steps from this marker); Original Site of Southwestern University (within shouting distance of this marker); Negro Fine Arts School (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First United Methodist Church of Georgetown (about 300 feet away); George Irvine House (about 400 feet away); G.W. Riley House (about 600 feet away); Burcham House (about 600 feet away); St. John’s United Methodist Church (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
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