Eastman in Dodge County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Old Eastman School
In 1957, the school at this site became known as Eastman Elementary School. The original buildings were destroyed by fire in 1970. Those parts of the school were replaced and in the following years, additional buildings were added.
With consolidation of Dodge County’s elementary schools in 19990, this school facility had completed 92 years of service to education in Dodge County.
Those of us who came this way salute her.
Eastman School was dedicated to those holding the torch and now we pass it on to others.
Erected 1990 by Eastman Elementary School PTO.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1898.
Location. 32° 11.463′ N, 83° 10.437′ W. Marker is in Eastman, Georgia, in Dodge County. Marker is Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Eastman GA 31023, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stuckey's (approx. 0.6 miles away); Jefferson Davis (approx. 0.6 miles away); Dodge County Confederate Monument (approx. 0.7 miles away); Dodge County (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Eastman-Bishop-Bullock House (approx. ¾ mile away); The Blackshear Road (approx. 1.1 miles away); Orphans Cemetery (approx. 2.7 miles away); Normandale (approx. 9.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eastman.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 7, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 434 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 7, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.