did you go to University Heights Grad...

did you go to University Heights Grade school?

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mamaC

United States

#1 Feb 10, 2009
I grew up in Indianapolis and attended University Height (Hanna Avenue)
did anyone else go to school there in the 1960's?
Dave H

Panama City, FL

#2 Jan 13, 2012
Yes I did and am looking for pictures. I am writinng a book about my days there.
Sheryl

Fishers, IN

#3 Feb 14, 2012
There is a Facebook page, Old School Indy Southsiders. If you are on Facebook ask to join. You will find a lot of south side history. I'm still searching for University Heights history. I was there from 2nd grade ('64 - '65) through 5th grade ('67 - '68).
Rick M

Morristown, NJ

#4 Apr 5, 2012
I attended the old University Heights grade school as well. I was there from 66 - 69. I believe it was in 69 that they transferred many or most of us to Clinton Young. When Sheryl was in 5th grade, I was in 2nd, but being an advanced reader, I spent half of my day in a 5th grade class. I believe the 5th grade teacher was missing some of her fingers.
Rick M

Morristown, NJ

#5 Apr 5, 2012
I believe the 5th grade teacher was Mrs. Trent. I believe my 2nd grade teacher was Mrs. Montel.

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Since: Jan 07

New York, NY

#6 Apr 5, 2012
Where on Hanna was that school? I do not remember it. Not the one on asbury, that's now an ips school?
karen t

Sarasota, FL

#7 Jun 14, 2012
I went to grade school on asbury st. The school's name was school 65. It was. A great school.went there the full eight years. Great memories.
Southport Class of 74

Calumet City, IL

#9 Jan 29, 2013
Rick M wrote:
I believe the 5th grade teacher was Mrs. Trent. I believe my 2nd grade teacher was Mrs. Montel.
Mrs Lucas was the teacher who missing some fingers. She and Mrs (Opal) Trent both taught 4th Grade in the West Portable. The University of Indianapolis Library sets where the grade school sat.
I had Mrs (Jean) Bowman for 1st Grade (1962??), Mrs Parks was the other 1st grade teacher. Mrs Montel for 2nd grade, Mrs Forrest for 3rd, Mrs Trent for 4th, Mr Gerald for 5th and Mr (Frank) Simpson for 6th grade.
Mr Haynes was the principle for most of my time.
Southport Class of 1970

Indianapolis, IN

#10 Nov 23, 2013
I think Mrs Lucas was my 5th grade Home Room teacher.She would grab your ear and lead you to the corner, when you did something wrong or did not do your homework. Her class room was in one,of the two added barracks from WWI on the west side of the school. We would find old rifle cartridges and shrapnel at recess in the woods just to the north. The one thing I remember most was being in 6th grade class when we heard Kennedy was killed. (and my first crush)
Don F

Greenwood, IN

#12 May 14, 2015
Looking for my first grade teacher Ms Britton about 1952
Indyvan

Indianapolis, IN

#13 Nov 20, 2015
5th grade teacher who was missing her fingers was Mrs. Lucas.
Janice Moats

Bloomington, IN

#14 Feb 18, 2016
Southport Class of 74 wrote:
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Mrs Lucas was the teacher who missing some fingers. She and Mrs (Opal) Trent both taught 4th Grade in the West Portable. The University of Indianapolis Library sets where the grade school sat.
I had Mrs (Jean) Bowman for 1st Grade (1962??), Mrs Parks was the other 1st grade teacher. Mrs Montel for 2nd grade, Mrs Forrest for 3rd, Mrs Trent for 4th, Mr Gerald for 5th and Mr (Frank) Simpson for 6th grade.
Mr Haynes was the principle for most of my time.
I also had Mrs. Lucas for 4th grade in one of the portables.
Larry falconbury

Metropolis, IL

#15 Nov 27, 2016
I attended old university heights in 1954,55,56. Then we moved to Greenwood. Two years were in the brick main building and my third was in the east side portables(they looked like chicken coops) I am now 68 years old.
Mike B

Greenwood, IN

#16 Dec 17, 2016
I attended University Heights from 60 to 66 looking for old pictures.
redhead

Shelbyville, IN

#17 Dec 19, 2016
Rick M wrote:
I believe the 5th grade teacher was Mrs. Trent. I believe my 2nd grade teacher was Mrs. Montel.
mrs trent was a 4th grade teacher in the out buildings they called the commons when i went there. mrs lucas was the other for 4th grade.
Jackie W

Greenwood, IN

#18 Dec 20, 2016
Mike B wrote:
I attended University Heights from 60 to 66 looking for old pictures.
I went to university Heights from 60-66 as well. My 1st grade teacher was mrs britton then bramlet, Forrest, Trent, Nelson and my 6th grade teacher was mr stroup
Rita

Indianapolis, IN

#19 Jan 23, 2017
I went there in the 1957to 61 my teacher was mrs cook mrs perry miss Cansada mrs Hornback she had finger missing
Robert

Indianapolis, IN

#20 Jan 24, 2017
I attended grades 1 thru 6 at University Heights Grade School. Years attended were 1955 until 1960. Good school.
Dorcas Van Horn

Glendale, AZ

#21 Mar 5, 2017
My husband was there in the 40s. Anyone else during that time reading this please email me at this address: [email protected]
Thank you.
Wanda

Indianapolis, IN

#22 Aug 10, 2017
I attended University Heights grade school in 1961 Mrs Lucas 4th grade, 1962 Mr Cosby 5th grade and 1963 Mrs Frye! I loved this school!

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