In 1889 there were 44 organized school districts on the county.
Most of the school terms were from 6-10 months. However a few
did have a school year only being 3-4 months.
Teachers were paid a salary of $30-$40 a month. Two-thirds of the
teachers were female as ladies get along better with little children.
School taxes were more cheerfully paid than the other taxes in the
Sage Lake School 1907
Damon School District #3 1882
located on Fairview Rd. and McGregor Rd.
Mary E. Miller-Teacher
William Hubbell age 13
Charles Bell age 12
Ella Bell age 10
Daisy Bell age 8
George Bell age 6
Clide Bell age 4
Mira Cook age 9
Hattie Quackenbush age 8
Florence Daemmer age 7
Cyar Cook age 4
Oscar Hagarman age 8
Gatha Hagerman age 6
Adelbert Vanmarter age 9
Lizzie Sage age 12
1920-1922-Miss Gifford was the teacher
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