By Brendan Riley
Vallejo was booming in 1857 when a four-room public school was built at the corner of Carolina Street and Sonoma Boulevard. Now, 163 years later, students still attend classes there — but Lincoln Elementary School’s days may be numbered.
Public schools have been at the downtown Carolina Street location longer than any other site in Vallejo. That history, however, may not overcome the stark reality of decreasing enrollments and funding woes faced by the city’s school system.