District No. 45 – Eden Grove School / Shingledecker School
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|YEARS SCHOOLS BUILT||1868|
|GENERAL LOCATION||Just east of Cottage Grove.|
|MODERN ADDRESS||Located at 70th and Oakgreen.|
|DISPOSITION||Now a residence.|
|MEMORIES:||“Sweeping the room before I went home was also my job. I had 4 girls, 6th through 8th grade, who wanted to learn to play the piano. So after school a few times a week one or two would sweep while I in turn gave music lessons. They all learned to play the piano.” -Doris Lundgren|
|1868-9: Louisa Cady
1899-1900: Mary Wright Bahe
1934-5: Doris Spreeman Lundgren
1935-6: Doris Spreeman Lundgren
1948-9: Babette Robb
Other teachers: David McGill, Archibald Thompson, J.W. Howard, John Shaw, Burton Hurd, Ellen Cooney, Ella Teal, Amanda Jackson, Mary Day, Elizabeth Olson, Aurora Swanman.