Mount Rose

Opening Date: 1911 ,1981*
Architect:
Clark Gribben & Associates
Contractor:
Ian McSween Construction Company
Construction Cost:
$1,764,040
Square Footage:
33,468
Cornerstone Dates:
None found
First Principal:
Bob Shoemaker (in 1981)
Physical Building Description:
Two story brick construction with a stucco veneer and interior corridor circulation. One
of four original mission style schools.


  • Mount Rose Elementary School History - School Name History: Mount Rose was one of four mission style schools built in Reno from 1910-1912 at a cost of $39,743.00. Orvis Ring and Mary S. Doten schools are no longer standing. McKinley Park School is now being used as a Community Center. Mount Rose was closed for refurbishment in 1977 due to pressure […]