Drum Hill High School

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Drum Hill High School
Drum Hill High School is located in New York
Drum Hill High School
Location Ringgold St., Peekskill, New York
Coordinates 41°17′17″N 73°55′24″W / 41.2880°N 73.9234°W / 41.2880; -73.9234Coordinates: 41°17′17″N 73°55′24″W / 41.2880°N 73.9234°W / 41.2880; -73.9234
Area 4.3 acres (1.7 ha)
Built 1909
Architect Joralemon, Edward E.
Architectural style Classical Revival
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference #


Added to NRHP December 31, 1979

Drum Hill High School, also known as Drum Hill Senior Living Community, is a historic school located at Peekskill, Westchester County, New York. It was built between 1909 and 1911 and is a three story, "E"-shaped, gray buff pressed brick building in the Classical Revival style. It features an elaborate light court. It remained in use as a school until 1972. It was later developed into a senior living community.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Patricia J. Casler and Austin N. O'Brien (July 1979). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Drum Hill High School". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-01-01.  See also: "Accompanying five photos". 

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