Cheltenham High School History


 
The original High School located on Ashbourne Road.
Is now the Cheltenham Art Center. 
 


 

The High School located on Union Avenue in Elkins Park After the 1928 high school opened this became the industrial arts building then around 1953 was used as a maintenance facility by the school board.

 

 



 

This was the High School at the time of this photo 1906 to 1927. Notice you don't see the other building or the Gym to the rear of this building. Later became Elkins Park Junior High School then around 1955 became the school administration offices.

 

 



 

Cheltenham High School 1928 TO 1957Became Ogontz Junior High for a few years.

 

 


 

A view showing the front of the building and a first, second and third floor plan.

 

 


 

The first alarm was sounded at 4:30 AM on January 11, 1994, Firemen fought the blaze for days.

                

The gutted remains of the building await the wrecking ball.


 

The new High School which opened in 1959, located in Wyncote, PA.

 


Floor plan, first floor of the new High School

 


 

Floor plan, second floor of the new High School

 
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