Charlotte High School - Punta Gorda, FL
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member rogueblack
N 26° 55.623 W 082° 02.376
17R E 396786 N 2978779
Quick Description: "Charlotte County's First and Finest" since 1928.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 9/14/2008 6:10:08 PM
Waymark Code: WM4P89
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 19

Long Description:
Charlotte High School was built in 1926 and opened in 1928 to educate children in school grades nine through twelve. Built to resolve the overcrowding in the current grammar schools, Charlotte High School was the first high school in Charlotte County.

Charlotte High School was added to the National Register of Historical Places in 1990 but in 2004, Hurricane Charley caused severe damage to the original building. Due to its historical importance, a full restoration is underway to preserve the Neo-classical structure.
Street address:
1250 Cooper St
Punta Gorda, FL US
33950


County / Borough / Parish: Charlotte

Year listed: 1990

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Event

Periods of significance: 1925-1949

Historic function: Education

Current function: Education

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]

Privately owned?: Not Listed

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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