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Annual Report
and
The Course of Studies,
Beardstown Public Schools,
Beardstown, Illinois.
1892

Directory
School Officers, 1892-93
School Calendar
Corps of Teachers For 1892-93
Report of Board of Education
    Statistics
    Cost Per Pupil For Instruction and Supervision
    Financial Statement
    Expenditures

 

DIRECTORY

SUPERINTENDENT'S OFFICE HOURS.

From 8 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

TEACHERS' MONTHLY MEETING.

The first Friday of each calendar month, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

HIGH SCHOOL SESSIONS

From 9 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. and from 1:15 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.

DISTRICT SCHOOL SESSIONS

Primary from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and from 1:15 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Intermediate from 9 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. and from 1:15 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.
Grammar from 9 a.m. to 12 a.m. and from 1:15 p.m. to 4 p.m.

REGULAR MEETING OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION.

The first Tuesday in each month, in the Superintendent's office.   

 

SCHOOL OFFICERS, 1892-93.

BOARD OF EDUCATION

Phil. Kuhl,..................President
Max Dering...............Secretary
R. H. Garm, Harrison Hines,
Wm. Huppers, John A. Pappmeier,
J. J. Stubbs

STANDING COMMITTEES.

Building and Grounds:

R. H. Garm, Harrison Hines, J. J. Stubbs

Supplies:

John A. Pappmeier

Printing:

Max Dering

Stock School:

Wm. Huppers

 

SCHOOL CALENDAR

Fall Term, Sept. 5 to Dec. 23.....................Sixteen Weeks
Winter Term, Jan. 2 to March 24...............Twelve Weeks
Spring Term, March 27 to June 2.............. Twelve Weeks

 

CORPS OF TEACHERS FOR 1892-93.

M. MOORE, SUPERINTENDENT

HIGH SCHOOL

Miss Elva J. Saunders.......................Principal
S. D. Bawden...................................Assistant

CENTRAL WARD

Harriet E. Terrill............................I Grammar
Miss Catherine Goodrich.... ..........II Grammar
Miss Lulu Walker........................III Grammar
Mrs. J. W. Dowler...................II Intermediate
Miss Carrie Weaver..................I Intermediate
Miss Emma Fischer.........................II Primary
Miss Lena Rausch...........................I Primary
S. D. Bawden........................Manual Training

WEST WARD

Miss Malinda Mann.........................Principal
Miss Emma J. Yeck...................I Intermediate
Miss Lucie J. Ritscher......................II Primary
Miss Julia Brodman.........................I Primary

EAST WARD

Miss Maggie Epler...........................Principal
Miss Fannie Weaver......I Intermediate, Stock  School

JANITORS

John Scottie..................Central Ward, West Ward, East Ward

 

REPORT OF BOARD OF EDUCATION

STATISTICS

Number of persons in District between 6 and 21...................................................................................................1307
Number of person in District under 21..................................................................................................................1844
Whole number of pupils registered.........................................................................................................................954
Highest monthly enrollment (March).......................................................................................................................780
Lowest monthly enrollment (January)......................................................................................................................726
Average monthly enrollment....................................................................................................................................760
Per cent. of attendance on average...........................................................................................................................92
Whole number of tardinesses..................................................................................................................................234
Average monthly tardinesses.....................................................................................................................................26
Average number neither absent nor tardy per month................................................................................................316
Average number of pupils to each room under the high school, based on average monthly enrollment.........................51
Average monthly salary of teachers under high school, exclusive of principals and special teachers.........................43.57
Total amount expended for instruction and supervision......................................................................................8092.00

COST PER PUPIL FOR INSTRUCTION AND SUPERVISION

On whole enrollment.............................................................................................................................................$7.87
On average monthly enrollment................................................................................................................................9.80
On average daily attendance..................................................................................................................................10.60

FINANCIAL STATEMENT

RECEIPTS

Balance in treasury July 1, 1891.......................................................................................................................$2314.35
Received from taxes.........................................................................................................................................12467.94
Received from state fund......................................................................................................................................703.34
Received from tuition............................................................................................................................................116.27
Received from interest township fund....................................................................................................................467.70

            Total...................................................................................................................................................$16069.60

EXPENDITURES

For teachers salaries.........................................................................................................................................$8092.00
For janitors..........................................................................................................................................................887.85
For repairs and improvements..............................................................................................................................582.53
For supplies.........................................................................................................................................................482.90
For printing............................................................................................................................................................75.25
For fuel................................................................................................................................................................240.57
For election............................................................................................................................................................12.75
For enumeration.....................................................................................................................................................37.75
For insurance.........................................................................................................................................................10.50
For commencement................................................................................................................................................42.75
For clerk salary and postage...................................................................................................................................51.00
For redemption of bonds.....................................................................................................................................2000.00
For interest on bonds.............................................................................................................................................582.00
For interst on orders................................................................................................................................................12.00

            Total....................................................................................................................................................$13421.80
Balance in treasury July 1, 1892, for district records............................................................................................$2647.80