It's the 1936-37 school year - meet the BHS graduates of 1944
Interested in teaching a class of 37 fifth graders? That was Adella Oyer’s teaching assignment in the Bluffton schools during the 1936-67 school year. The fifth graders were members of the Bluffton High School graduating class of 1944.
Front from left, David Anderson, Miriam Schaublin Wolfrum, James Scott, Janis Hankish Rhodes, Maurice Kohli, Mary Jean Siefield Wenger, Norman Sumney, Jane Howe Gratz, Roger Klay and Helen Burkholder.
Second row from left, Clarence Jones, Joan Buckland Goheen, Robert J. Stratton, Beverly Biery McKendree, Hugh Chamberlin, Glenna Swick Marquart, Richard Rockey, Freda Fritchie Warkentin, Betty Hahn Strahm and Helen Greding Olgszczak.
Third row from left, Adella Oyer, Anna Louise Hochstettler Smith, Dale Huber, Margaret Griffith Carr, Earl Dean Luginbuhl, Peggy Fenton, Robert Burkholder, Wilma Geiger Reinhold, Laurel Bauman, Mary Elizabeth Habegger Goes.
Fourth row from left, Thomas Conway, Virginia Miller Steinbacker, Imogene Vandemark, Fred Herrmann, Mary Margaret Basinger, James Herrmann, Clara Louise Reagan Dix and Ralph Burkholder.