"This building is a representation of how strong education and leadership has always been so important to this community" said Miska Clay Bibbs Shelby County Board of Education member after recounting how many of her family members attended school at the Dunn Elementary location- now new home to @memphiscollegeprep! So excited for you guys and this new space. : @teach901 #choose901 #teach901
Teacher & Students Riding Mules To School Big Creek Institute was located in Manchester, Clay County, Kentucky. The nearest public high school was at Manchester, 16 miles away, and there were no highways. Big Creek Institute opened with 50 students, including five high school students. The school finally closed its doors in 1942, after 20 years of service.