Maple Ridge One-Room School
A visit to the Maple Ridge School incorporates many Michigan Social Studies Standards and Benchmarks. You can explore these connections by clicking through the links below for grade levels.
- Maple Ridge school was used from 1887 to the early 1960s.
- Only a handful of the 100 one room schoolhouses in Michigan still stand.
- Some one room schoolhouses were called chatter or blabber schools.
- Last day of school was always a picnic in the yard for all of the students in the school.