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Historical Highway Marker Dedication: East End High School U-43

East End High School Marker Location 365 Dockery Rd., South Hill

East End High School East End High School opened near this location in Sept. 1953 to serve African American students during the segregation era. Mecklenburg County built the school with a grant from the Battle Fund, established under Gov. John S. Battle as Virginia‚Äôs first program for providing direct aid to localities for school construction. […]