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St. John Township School, District #2

Location: 1515 Joliet Street/Lincoln Highway/US 30, east of St. John Road at the St. John Township Community Center, Schererville. (Lake County, Indiana)

Erected 1995 Indiana Historical Bureau and Committee to Save Township School #2

ID# : 45.1995.1

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Built, 1853, approximately one half mile south; closed, 1907; moved to this site and restored for educational and community uses, 1993-1994. One of twelve St. John Township schools; structure typical of early one-room school buildings in Indiana.

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Education