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PART II.

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CHAPTER XVI.-NAME REGISTER.

Page. Chief State school officers

637 List of city superintendents.

638 College presidents ...

616 CHAPTER XVII. -CITY SCHOOL SYSTEMS. Enrollment....

661 Average attendance Length of school term.

663 Supervision.

665 Number of teachers

007 Sex of teachers

088 School buildings

671 Number of sittings

673 School property

674 Expenditures

075 Table 1.--Summary of statistics of school systems of cities, showing increase or decrease from the previous year.

677 Table 2. -Summary, by States, of population and school enrollment and attendance in cities.

679 Table 3. --Summary, by States, of supervising officers, teachers, property, and• expendi. tures of school systems of cities

680 Table 4.-Summary of statistics of public evening schools

681 Table 5.-Comparative statistics of school systems of cities.

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CHAPTER XVIII.-SECONDARY SCHOOLS.
Summary of statistics of public high schools

Of private secondary schools
Tables and diagrams illustrating status of secondary schools
Number of students in each branch of study in public high schools.
Number of students in each branch of study in private secondary schools
Number and percentage of students pursuing certain studies to whole number of students
Sex in secondary schools

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THE RELATION OF THE INDEPENDENT COLLEGES TO THE SYSTEM OF STATE SCHOOLS...

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TABLE OF CONTENTS.

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COMMISSIONER'S INTRODUCTION

PART I.

CHAPTER I.-GENERAL CLASSIFIED SUMMARY OF PUPILS OF ALL GRADES IN

PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SCHOOLS AND INSTITUTIONS.
Number of pupils or students in all grades in both public and private schools
Where the secondary pupils are found.
What per cent of the total population is under instruction.
What part of the school population is attending school..
Proportion of elementary, secondary, and higher pupils.
Proportion of public and of private instruction.
Higher students and population compared.
Public and private higher instruction.
Distribution of students in professional schools.
Sex of secondary and higher students.
Number of female college students as compared with the population.
Sex of normal students...

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CHAPTER II.-STATISTICS OF STATE COMMON SCHOOL SYSTEMS.

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General summary
General remarks upon the tables
Table 1.-Total population, school population, and adult male population
Table 2. - Relation of school population to total population and to adult malo population;

proportion of white school population of foreign birth or extraction; percentage of for

eign born of total population. Diagram 1.-Showing for each State the number of adult males to every 100 children of

school age in 1890.. Table 3.- Number of pupils enrolled at various periods, and relation of enrollment to school

population..... Table 4.-School enrollment of 1891-92, classified by sex, and compared with the enrollment

of the preceding year; per cent of the male and of the female school population enrolled. Diagram 2. -Showing for each year of age from 5 to 18 the wbole number enrolled in the com.

mon schools. Table 5. -Showing for each year of age from 5 to 18 the whole number of children and the

number enrolled in the common schools. Diagram 3.-School enrollment compared with school population Table 6.-School population of the United States and number of pupils enrolled each year

since 1870-71; per cent of school population enrolled in each geographic division Diagram 4. -Showing the per cent of school population enrolled in the common schools.... Table 7.-Average daily attendance at various periods and its present relation to the aver:

age attendance of the preceding year, to the enrollment and to school population...
Diagram 5.- Percentage of school population in ttendance at school.
Table 8. -- Aggregate number of days' schooling given to all pupils.
Length of school term, etc
Diagram 6.- Average length of school term in days...
Diagram 7 - Average number of days' schooling given for every child 5 to 18 years of age,

by States
Diagram 8. -- Average length of school term, by sections.
Table 9 - Length of school term
Table 10.-Number and sex of teachers.

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