• SANTEE SCHOOL DISTRICT HISTORY

    Timeline Facts:

    1888
    Stowe school was organized to educate children from the Fanita Ranch.
     
    Stowe School was later torn down and unified with the Cowles School District.
     
    1891
    Cowles School opens.

    1893
    Cowles School became Santee School.
     
    1906
    Janet Neven was the teacher at Santee School. She made $64
    a month and taught 44 students.
     
    1926
    Santee School was a two room schoolhouse. It was surrounded by a railroad, a dairy, a granite quarry, and a post office.
     
     
    The Santee School District has 9 schools operating,
    and they opened as follows:
     
    1957 Pepper Drive 
    1960
    Carlton Hills
    1960 Sycamore Canyon
    1961 Prospect Avenue
    1961 Cajon Park
    1966 Chet F. Harritt
    1971 Carlton Oaks
    1972 Rio Seco
    1973 Hill Creek  
     
    2003 Santee School Closes
    (1926-2003) 
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
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    Stowe School
     
     
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    Cowles / Santee School
     

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