New Mexico New Deal Sites June 2019 - Photo #58 - Albuquerque: Former Five Points School

Albuquerque NM 16 June 2019: the former Five Points School at 132 Hartline Road SW (at Airway Road), a WPA project. Now called the School on Wheels.
  1. Five Points School Building Completed, Albuquerque Journal, 18 Aug 1938, p.8: "Work has been completed on the 11-room school house at Five Points, County School Superintendent Tom Wiley said Wednesday, and the entire building building will be ready for occupancy when the school opens Aug. 31. The building, worth $32,000, was built at an outlay of $8000 to the district, under a WPA project."
  2. Kathryn A. Flynn, Public Art and Architecture in New Mexico 1933-1943: A guide to the New Deal Legacy, Sunstone Press (2012), p.34.