1883 One Room School

Forms and Information

ClassroomFull Day Program

Cost: $100 school groups - Call for pricing of one to two hour visit (small group only)

Time: 9:00 - 1:30 (Time can be adjusted according to school schedule)


Programs are planned for 30 students or less.

Forms to register should be downloaded and mailed to the address listed. All groups must be registered and approved at least 2 weeks prior to a visit. Due to the heavy demand for long school programs in the fall and spring, it is recommended that school groups of multiple classes make reservations well in advance of their visit. The school is both heated and cooled to accommodate various weather conditions. Attention will be made to the season of the visit in the learning activities. The school is only open by advanced reservation. Programs about the school can be arranged in other locations; however, the actual re-enactment program will only be done at the Pittsboro One Room School. The cost of the full day school group is $100. The cost of the short civic program and short program is $35, paid in advance or at the time of the program. Checks should be made to the Pittsboro One Room School.

Complete and mail application form

Location, unloading and parking:  The Pittsboro One Room School is located in the town of Pittsboro, Indiana, in Hendricks County, approximately 20 miles directly west of Indianapolis. The One Room School is behind the Pittsboro Elementary School at 310 OSBORNE AVENUE, and is only accessible by bus or car from Osborne Avenue. From HIGHWAY 136, turn north on Meridian Street, which is one block west of the stop light; go one block and turn left/west on Osborne Avenue. The One Room School is two blocks on the right.

Route for groups coming on I-74: Take the Pittsboro Exit, go south to the (T), and turn left/east on Wall Street. Go one block and turn right/south on Meridian Street. Continue south past the elementary school and turn right/west on Osborne Avenue. After turning on to Osborne Avenue, the One Room School is two blocks on the right. Buses may pull into the parking lot and unload on the north side of the One Room School, or unload on Osborne Avenue. BUSES MAY PARK ON THE CORNER OF MERIDIAN AND OSBORNE AVENUES, (a school parking lot). Adults driving separately, or civic groups attending for the day, should park along the street south of the school.

Reservations: Call 317-994-4105, Fax 317-994-5963 Dana Dillman

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