Allendale Elementary School

Address: 5900 Oak St., Arvada, 80004

This school was named Allendale, a nearby subdivision. Allendale Subdivision is in the 320 acre farm originally owned by William Allen, a Canadian, who came to Colorado in 1859. Allen later served on the District No. 2 School Board. Allendale Elementary School opened in 1964.
Quad Map/Date: Arvada, 1965 (1980)
Sec/Town/Range: S9, T3S, R69W
Elevation: 5400
Source: Arvada Historical Society, "Waters of Gold"; Record of Sch ool Names Board; "Wheat Ridge Sentinel," Jan. 24, 1985, p. 11; Communication Services, Jefferson County School District.
See Also: Allen House; Allen, William, Farm
Last Modified: Fri, July 15 1994

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