George L. Dilworth Middle School History

School Name History:
George Dilworth, for whom this school was named, was an outstanding educator and Superintendent of Sparks’ schools from 1925 to 1937.
Washoe County School District Board of Trustees:
Brent Abbott Archie Clayton
Ernest Johnson Fred Keiper, Jr.
William A. O’Brien, III Edward L. Pine
Edward C. Reed, Jr. Agnes Risley
Maurice J. Sullivan
Superintendent of Schools at time of construction:
Procter R. Hug, Sr.
Opening Date: 1961
Architect: A.W. Algre & Harrison
Contractor: Johnson Boscovich
Construction Cost: $912,931
Square Footage: 78,282
Cornerstone Dates: AD 1961, AL 5961
First Principal: Roy Gomm
Physical Building Description:
Cinder block, single story construction with interior circulation corridors, a gymnasium, a library, multipurpose room/cafeteria and lab rooms in addition to general classrooms.