WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY (Washington County, Utah)
ST. MARY'S SCHOOL
Silver Reef, Utah
HISTORYIn 1879, Father Lawrence Scanlan established the St. John's Catholic Church, the Silver Reef Hospital, and St. Mary's School in Silver Reef.
Father Scanlan worked side-by-side with the construction workers to make his dream become a reality.
St. Mary's School opened on September 1, 1979. It was staffed by the Sisters of the Holy Cross from Indiana. Children of all faiths attended this school.
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