Belton Academy

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: November 1, 1994

Belton Academy, in Belton, was established in 1886 by Charles Wedemeyer. The school offered advanced preparatory training and operated until 1911. Walton Harris Walker was a student at Belton Academy.

George Tyler, History of Bell County (San Antonio: Naylor, 1936).
  • Education
  • Defunct Elementary and Secondary Schools

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Anonymous, “Belton Academy,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 20, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

November 1, 1994