Mystic High School, 1928, Irwin County

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G. Morgan Copland was the first Principal. Members of the Board of Trustees were: J. B. Morgan, Chairman; John M. Willis, Secretary-Treasurer; M. G. Hogan; Warren Fletcher; and W. A. York. It has since served as the home of Irwin Academy and Grace Christian Academy. Mr. Foster Goolsby served for many years as headmaster of Irwin Academy. Grier & Biggers were the architects.

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Author: Brian Brown

Brian Brown is a documentary photographer, author, and historian who lives in Coastal Georgia.

6 thoughts on “Mystic High School, 1928, Irwin County”

  1. Is this school still open? I went to kindergarten at Irwin Academy. I think about it often and would love to take a look inside my classroom.

  2. I attended this school first thru eighth grade until we moved to Firzgerald. Years 1934-1942.

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