Orleans County Grammar School History

Orleans County Grammar School History

Photo taken by Eliza Cowles,  “The Old Stone Boarding House,” 1885

Old Stone House Museum Collection

History of the Orleans County Grammar School

aka Brownington Academy

Preceptors and Teachers

A partial list of men and women teachers and principals

School Trustees

A partial list of the Grammar School trustees

List of Grammar School Students
A list of students that attended the OCGS

Students Stories

Stories about the boys and girls
who stayed at the dormitory

School Accommodations

An advertisement for the dormitory

Student Views on A. L. Twilight

Student quotes about Alexander L. Twilight

Student Romances

Teenage romance

Fun in the Classroom

Stories about Alexander Twilight in the Classroom

Student Games

A recollection of the games played by the students


Stories about student mischief


Alexander Twilight’s style of discipline