Little Beaver Historical Society Podcast

Special Online Digital Exhibit

The One-Room School House


Stories From the Community

Note: The audio presented here has been modified from its original to provide greater clarity and to better fit this format. The original audio recordings have been preserved, and they are available upon request. Interviewer: Beverly Young.

"Remember" by Hazel Wenkhouse. A poem about one-room school houses. Date unknown. Ms. Wenkouse (1913-2011) retired after 36 years of service as a schoolteacher in the Darlington and Big Beaver areas. She was a graduate of Beaver Falls High School and Slippery Rock University. Source: Ron Goehring, Memories of Growing Up in New Sewickley Facebook group.