Committee wants McConchie school open all year
One-room schoolhouse at fairgrounds in need of upgrades, repairs
As education has evolved, so has society. Segregation plagued the United States for centuries as blacks were not seen as equal to their white counterparts. In that regard, Charles County was no different from the rest of the country.
That’s why Charlotte Weirich, a volunteer and facilitator for the McConchie school project committee, wants to make the one-room schoolhouse a permanent fixture on Charles County’s historical circuit.
“We believe this house has a story and history that everyone