Early Schools

Buckhead School

Buckhead School, 1932

CCGS holds materials from the rural schools of Cleveland County, dating back to the 1890s.

These materials were not accepted by the Norman Public Library Central when the majority of the library materials were transferred to them in 2019.

Please contact us if you are interested in any materials related to early schools in Cleveland County, Oklahoma.


Map showing the locations of historic rural schools

Map of schools by Section, Township, and Range


List of rural schools and their locations

1872 Rules for Teachers

First School in Norman, OK by Mary L. Lewis