Location Information
(for the former Gautier Colored School I)
Name:(former) Gautier Colored School (I) [community house]
Address:902 De La Pointe Drive
City/County:Gautier, Jackson County
Architectural Information
Construction Date:c.1924
No. of Stories:1
Mississippi Landmark Information
Designated:10-19-2012
Recorded:06-12-2013
Book/Vol. No.:V. 1714, p. 474-475
Context/Comments
The Gautier Colored School represents multiple facets of the educational history in Jackson County; it is not only significant as pertaining to the history associated with African-Americans in the Gautier community; it is also important as an early representation of educational facilities. It is one of the few surviving examples of a one-room school in Jackson County.