Title 20, Chapter 2, Section 60
The board of education of any county shall have the right, if, in
its opinion, the welfare of the schools of the county and the best
interests of the pupils require, to consolidate two or more schools
into one school, to be located by the county board at a place
convenient to the pupils attending the consolidated school, the
schoolhouse to be located as near the center of the district or
districts as practicable.