When School is Out for Good

Snapped this on a backroad in Central Washington. Had so many questions.

abandoned one-room school in central WA

Who rang the bell? Who lit the fires? When did the roof leak? Who looked out those windows? What did they learn? Where did they go? What stories played out here?
What if schools were still like this?

historic school bell tower in central wa

Your thoughts?

Abandoned Washington schoolhouse in wheat field

“The heart of him who has understanding seeks knowledge, but the mouths of fools feed on folly.”   —Proverbs 15:14

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Love the outdoors? I can take you there. Rural & wild PNW posts from a naturalist, faith writer, award-winning author. Member of Redbud Writers Guild. Debut novel—Sugar Birds—launches Aug 3, 2021.

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