Union Springs Academy (Union Springs, New York, US)

A coeducational boarding school on the senior high school level at Union Springs, New York, owned and operated by the New York Conference. The campus, overlooking one of the Finger Lakes, Cayuga, is on a 225-acre (90-hectare) farm on the edge of a small village and about 12 miles (20 kilometers) from Auburn, 1/4 mile (.4 kilometer) from New York Route 90. Union Springs Academy originated from the merger of Fernwood Academy and the Eastern New York Academy. Fernwood, first called Tunesassa School, began in 1906 as an “industrial school” situated in Tunesassa, with 12 pupils and C. L. Bowen as manager. In 1910 it became an intermediate school with 42 pupils. Five Indians from the nearby reservation attended, one of whom became active in church work. In 1920 the Western New York Conferenc...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.

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Union Springs, NY
United States