Five schools have been cited as historic in Columbia and Boone County. Four are on the Columbia Historic Preservation Commission’s Notable Properties List and Fredrick Douglass School was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on Sept. 4, 1980.
- 10 E. Broadway, 1911. Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School.
- 310 N. Providence Road, 1917, Frederick Douglass School. Named to the Most Notable Properties List in 2011, according to this Feb. 15, 2011 Columbia Missourian article.
- 713 Rogers, Jefferson Junior High School.
- 1010 N. Rangeline, Field Elementary School. Named to the list in 2007, it closed its doors as a public elementary school on Dec. 18, 2009. The school was named for Missouri native Eugene Field, an author known for the children’s poem Wynken, Blynken, and Nod.
- 1410 Hinkson Avenue, 1927. Thomas Hart Benton Elementary School. Named to the Notable Properties List in 2004.