History in the Making

Norwood Colored High School

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We do not have a photo of the original Rosenwald School in Norwood, but we do have a photo of the teacher’s home.

Norwood Teacher's Home

Norwood Teacher’s Home

Here is a photo of the Norwood Black School in 1917 (pre-Rosenwald).  Principal Professor H. S. Sellers is seated front right.  Classes were held in Bennettsville Church


In 1936, Stanly County built new brick school buildings in Norwood and Kingville. Below are links to Norwood’s architectural plans.

norwood plans 1

norwood plans 2

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