Glen Rogers High School

Educational / West Virginia

The Glen Rogers High School is a former school in the coal-centered community of Glen Rogers, West Virginia.


Glen Rogers High School opened in 1928, with the first graduation ceremony held in 1929 with just two students. 2 In 1951, 1 a new two-story building was constructed at the cost of $172,750. 2

Glen Rogers High closed in 1992 after enrollment dropped under 200 students. 1 The pupils were consolidated into Pineville and Oceana High schools. The building was demolished in 2013 after arson destroyed much of the interior. 2


Sources

  1. DellaMea, Christopher. “Glen Rogers.” Appalachian Coalfields. N.p., 2011. Web. 30 Jan. 2011. Article.
  2. Hoylman, Rod. “The Hard Road Home.” Goldenseal Fall 1998: n. pag. Print.