Old Hamburg High School

Hamburg High
Old Hamburg High School
Hamburg High 1944

Hamburg became a borough in 1837 and in 1838 accepted the Free School Act, which declared each municipality an independent entity with the power to levy school taxes. There were several schools in the borough during that period.

Hamburg Elementary School
North 3rd Street Elementary building

The first graduating class of 12 students graduated in 1887, and a three-story brick school was constructed on North Third Street to house students in grades 1 to 12.… Read Full Article

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