#0538 First Publicly Owned School Building


#0538 First Publicly Owned School Building

Site information:

3966 Mason St, San Diego


Plaque information:

State plaque

Plaque text:

Mason Street School

First public schoolhouse in this county. Erected at this site in 1865 and known as "Mason Street School--District No. 1" when San Diego County covered an area larger than three New England states. Restored by popular subscription in 1955.

Marker placed by San Diego County Board of Supervisors and the Historical Markers Committee. Erected 1955

Registered 9/14/1955