The South Carolina Department of Archives and History recently designated Fork Shoals School as an historic landmark. To signify the honor, the Fork Shoals Historical Society is installing a SC Historical Marker on the Fork Shoals school grounds. A special dedication ceremony paying tribute to historic preservation and unveiling of the marker is planned for 9 a.m. on Thursday, April 7.
Fork Shoals School was established in 1877 on the grounds of the current Fork Shoals Baptist Church. It is the oldest school in Greenville County. Fork Shoals School is located at 916 McKelvey Rd.