Dixie Heights High School – Edgewood KY

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“The school was built by the Works Progress Administration. It opened for classes in 1936 and was dedicated by Eleanor Roosevelt. The main building is nearly identical in construction and materials to Simon Kenton High School, located in Independence, Kentucky. Before the renovations to both Dixie Heights High School and Simon Kenton High School, they were known as the sister schools. The school was originally to be named for Franklin D. Roosevelt. The school is on U.S. Route 25 (Dixie Highway)/U.S. Route 42.”

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dixie_Heights_High_School

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Location Info


3010 Dixie Highway
Edgewood, KY 41017

Coordinates: 39.023331, -84.585827

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