We apologize for any errors, misspelling of names or omissions.We hope that this book will bring back many fond memories of the 105-year history of the Cochituate School. We can read and write, Discuss, act, and recite, For within Cochituate we're quite versatile.The Cochi tuate School historically was the cornerstone on which the Wayland School System was built.Cochituate School Yearsbook 1873*1978 Dedication This book is dedicated to all the children who have attended the Cochituate School and the principals, teachers, staff members, and volunteers who have been affiliated with the school over its 105 years of existence. For many years it was the largest school in town, located in the middle of the thickly populated village.School Song Oh, we're from Cochituate And we all benefit From working here the whole day long. Many innovative programs which are now considered mainstays in our modem educational system began at the Cochi tuate School.There was great difficulty "in arranging them so as best to equalize the work of the teachers.
The school hours were 9am to am and 1pm to pm, with students going home for liinch.
Nancy Redgate Mary Murray Patricia Nelson Betty Parker Sally Uhler Marcia Storkerson 1873*1899 Originally Cochituate School was a three-story wooden building, built in 1873.
It was located on Main Street — set back from the road — behind where the present building now stands .
All information is based on Town Meeting Reports, School Committee Reports, and interviews.
We have made every effort to include as much information as was available.