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of members of township board of education .......................................... 205

of truant officers .......................................................... .......

of township officers ...............................................................

of township clerk ................................................................. 231

State Board of Education, of members .............................................. 257

COMPULSORY EDUCATION:

school boards may furnish books in certain cases ..................................... 59

children exempted ................................................................

age for, of children ........................................................... ....

length of time to be sent to school ..................................................

penalty for failure to comply with law .............................................. 219

establishment of ungraded schools ..................................................

when certain children to be sent to ...............................................

who considered truants under act ................................................... 222, 22

when'children to be sent to reformatory institutions .................................. 224

CONCERT SALOON:

children not permitted in .......................................................... 226

CONDUCTOR:

who to be, of teacher's institutes ................................................... 212

CONSOLIDATION OF DISTRICTS:

(See School Districts; also Township Board of School Inspectors.)
CONSTITUTIONAL PROVISIONS:

State officers to be elected .........................................................

where to keep offices ............................................................

term'of office ..................................................................

vacancy, how filled .............................................................

duties of Superintendent of Public Instruction ...................... .........



INDEX, 153



The references are to compiler's sections.

CONSTITUTIONAL PRO VISIONS Continued :

what to constitute school funds

lands escheating to State to be applied to school funds

free schools to be maintained 7,8

how districts may be deprived of public moneys

regents of University how elected, 9

vacancy in office, how filled

to be body corporate 10

to elect a president

powers and duties

State Board of Education, how elected

term of office

to have care of Normal school

duties, how prescribed

institutions for deaf, dumb and blind to be maintained .

agricultural school to be provided

school libraries to be provided

certain taxes to be applied to school funds 16

CONTRACTOR:

bond required of, to secure payment of subcontractor 325

CONTRACTS:

with teachers 56, 126, 198

officers not to be interested in, with districts 151

CORPORATE POWERS:

of organized school districts 30

of teachers' associations 234

of State Board of Education '

of associations for establishing loan funds 281

CORPORATIONS:

teachers may form 232-4

COUNTY BOARD OF SCHOOL EXAMINERS:

county clerk's duties in relation to election of

election and term of office of 176

to file oaths of office 176

vacancies in, how filled . . . .- 176, 187

schedule of meetings for special examinations to be published

may hold special meetings 179

meetings of, for examination of teachers

to whom may grant certificates 180

grades of certificates issued by

may suspend or revoke certificates

compensation of members of

when officers in certain districts may examine teachers

what schools exempt from supervision of 188

(See Chairman of Board of Inspectors and County Commissioner of Schools.)
COUNTY CLERK:

to receive and dispose of communications of State superintendent 92

apportionment of moneys, duties of, relative to 93, 139

duties of, relative to inspector's reports 93, 147, 197

duties in proceedings to obtain site 114, 115

election of school examiners, duties of, relative to

duties of, relative to election of county commissioner of schools 177

to draw order on county treasurer for institute moneys 213

duties of, relative to distribution of laws, etc 294, 295

when to draw order for county normal training classes 317

COUNTY COMMISSIONER OF SCHOOLS:

may be removed for lack of qualifications

when and how elected 176

to file bond and acceptance of office 176

term of office

election of in Chippewa county 177

term of office 177

who eligible to office of

to hold certain examinations

to prepare schedule for examinations

may renew certificates

certificates to be signed by 180

may grant special certificates

powers and duties of

to keep record of examinations

to counsel with teachers

what annual reports, to receive

to receive institute fees

to receive instructions from Superintendent of Public Instruction

who, to furnish list of teachers f

duties relative to visiting schools w

compensation of

expenses audited by board of supervisors

not to act as agent for school books, etc

vacancy in office of, how filled

duties of, relative to examination of candidates for Agricultural College 189, 190

o furnish truant officer with list of teachers

luties of, relative to distribution of laws, etc 294, 295

ibrarians to make annual report to

to whom, to transmit lists of libraries 309

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154 INDEX.



duty
CO UNI



The references are to compiler's sections.

COUNTY COMMISSIONER OF SCHOOLS Continued:

to be member of county normal board 313

duty of, as to funds for county normal training classes 317

*"TTY INSTITUTES:

(See Teachers' Institutes.)
COUNTY NORMAL BOARD:

how constituted, duties, etc 313, 314

may renew certificates 315

COUNTY NORMAL FUND:

how constituted, etc 316

COUNTY NORMAL TRAINING CLASSES:

how established, managed, maintained, etc 321-7

COUNTY TREASURER:

statements of apportionment filed with 93, 139

94
94
94
113

113, 118
140
210



to apply to State Treasurer for certain moneys

township moneys to be paid township treasurer by

to whom, to give notice of apportionment of school moneys.

liability of, on bond

money for schoolhouse site deposited with

apportionment of library moneys to be made by

to set apart institute fees as institute fund . . .



teachers' institute fund to be paid by, on order of clerk

vouchers for payment at teachers' institutes to be filed with

when county clerk to draw order on, for county normal training classes 317

COURSE OF STUDY:

Superintendent of Public Instruction to prepare and print

who to prescribe for schools 58, 126

Agricultural College, to be prescribed for district schools 159

State Board of Education to prescribe, for Normal schools 279

who may prepare and publish certain 292

who to provide for rural high schools 300

by whom approved 300

for county normal training classes 314

CRIMES AND OFFENSES:
(See Penalty.)

D.

DAMAGES:

who to prescribe penalty for, to library books 133

to be collected from certain officers for neglect of duties 149

DANCE HOUSES:

children not permitted in 226

DAY SCHOOLS FOR THE DEAF:

shall be established .319-324

to report to Superintendent of Public Instruction 320

duties of State Treasurer in regard to 321 , 322

system to be used in 323

teachers employed in 323

who may attend 324

DEAF, DUMB AND BLIND:
institutions for, to be provided, etc 13

DEED:

for schoolhouse site to be obtained before building 51

DELIVERY OF BOOKS, ETC., TO SUCCESSOR IN OFFICE:

by Superintendent of Public Instruction 23

by district officers 64, 69

DEPUTY SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION:
appointment and duties of 18

DIAGRAM :



(See Maps.)
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DIPLOMAS:

of graduates of State Normal school 219, 250, 279

DIRECTOR:

notice of first meeting to be recorded by 25

to keep records relative to organization of district 29

to be notified of alterations of district

appointment of clerk in absence of

election and term of office of 44, 125, 192

appointment of, in case of vacancy

record of acceptance of office to be kept by

acceptance of office of, where and by whom filed 48, 125

to be member of district board

register of school to be furnished to

to have custody of schoolhouse, etc

to file certificate of instruction in physiology with township clerk

to draw and sign warrants, orders, etc *

to be presented to moderator to be countersigned 64



to give notice of meetings

account of expenses to be kept by

schoolhouse to be kept in repair by



64
64
64

to provide appendages for schoolhouse

to present estimates at annual meetings

accounts of, how kept, audited, etc 64, 126

to be clerk of district 64, 194

census list to be filed with township clerk by -

annual school census to be taken by



INDEX. 155



The references are to compiler's sections.

DIRECTOR Continued:

to make reports to inspectors 67

reports of, to be filed with township clerk 67

of fractional district, to whom to report 68

and moderator to approve bond of treasurer 69

to be notified of apportionment of school moneys 81

and moderator to certify payments to supervisor 84

at election to issue bonds, to be member of board of inspection 95

and moderator to execute bonds of district 96

treasurer to certify to, judgment against district 102

to be notified of site fixed by inspectors 106

penalty for neglect to accept office or perform duties 144

may be removed by township board 150

to furnish teachers with census list 219

DISORDERLY PERSONS:

to be taken into custody 42

juvenile, who to constitute 222, 223

DISTRIBUTION OF MONEYS:
(See Apportionment.)

DISTRICT, SCHOOL:

(See School District.)

DISTRICT BOARD:

to call meetings of district 38

school to be provided by 43

how, may determine certain matters, when meetings fail 43, 199

election and term of office of 44, 124, 192

vacancy in, what to occasion 45

how filled 46, 125, 195

who eligible to office on 47

acceptance of office by members 48, 125, 193

who to constitute 49, 124, 192

certain books, blanks, etc., to be purchased by 50

when may sell certain property of district 51

site for schoolhouse to be leased or purchased by 51, 198

to esti mate amount for support of schools 52

to report taxes to be assessed . . 53

moneys to be applied by, according to law 54

not to pay money to unqualified teachers .54



to make statement of finances at annual meeting

teachers to be hired by

to provide for water supply

when t o exclude public meetings from schoolhouse

to have care of schoolhouse and property

to pro vide for instruction in physiology

to prescribe text-books and courses of study

to purchase books for indigent pupils

may suspend or expel disorderly pupils

to establish rules, etc., for" school

to classify pupils.






55, 202

56, 126

57
57
57
58
58
59
60
GO, 198

may admit" non-resident pupils to school 62

rates of tuition tor, how fixed 62

director to be clerk of 64, 194

to appoint persons to take school census < 65, 198

to estimate amount necessary for sites and buildings 95

when may issue bonds 96

to apply for jury in suit to obtain site 107

to be trustees in graded school districts, 124-127

district library to be managed by ' 136-198

may donate or sell books to township library 142

kindergarten to be provided by 160-3

financial statement of district to be published by 168

United States Mag to be provided by 170

to be trustees in township school districts 192

qualifications of certain teachers, may hire 3( 6

duties of. as to teachers, etc., for county normal training classes 316

when day schools lor deaf may be provided by 319-324

(See District Officers.)
DISTRICT LIBRARIES:

(See Libraries.)
DISTRICT MEETINGS:

notice of, on formation of new district 25, 191

when annual, to be held ? 37, 194

when special, may be called

notice of, to indicate the business 38

38, 39
40
41
42
43
43

powers of annual 43, 1 26

when clerk and chairman may be appointed at 43, 194

what board to determine in case of failure of certain 43, 199

limit of taxes that may be voted at 43 , 199

officers to be elected at 44, 124, 192

to fill vacancy in district office 46



notice of, what to specify

who eligible voters at

relative to challenging voters at. . ,
penalty for disorderly conduct at.
to give directions regarding suits. .



to direct sale of property,
powers of annual. .



156 INDEX.



The references are to compiler's sections.

DISTRICT MEETINGS Continued:

board to make financial statement to annual 55

to determine uses of schoolhouse 57

moderator to preside at 63

proceedings of, to be recorded 64

director to give notice of 64

estimates of expenses to be made to annual 64, 202

may vote on issuance of bonds 95

may vote tax to pay money borrowed 97

voters at, may designate site 106

DISTRICT OFFICERS:

compensation of 43, 64, 205

election and term of office of 44, 124, 192

when may be appointed 46, 125, 194

who eligible to election as 47

acceptance of office of .48, 125, 193

penalty for neglect to accept office or perform duties 144

may be removed by township board 150

(See Treasurer, Director, Moderator and District Board.)

DISTRICT SCHOOLS:
(See Schools.)

DISTRICT TAXES:
(See Taxes.)

DISTURBING DISTRICT MEETING OR SCHOOL:

penalty for 42, 60

DIVISION OF DISTRICT:

(See School District; also Township Board of Inspectors.)

DOG TAX:

apportionment of, surplus 243

DRAWING TEACHERS:

act to define qualifications of 305-7

E.
EDUCATION:

constitutional provisions relative to 1-15

EIGHTH GRADE:

providing for payment of tuition and transportation of pupils who have completed 310

of State officers, when held, etc 1

of State Board of Education 12

40

44, 125, 192
... 46, 125
47
95
176
177
227, 229



who legal voters at, in school district

when, of district officers held

if not held, inspectors to appoint officers

who eligible to, in school district

regulations at, to vote on issuance of bonds

of members of C9unty board of school examiners. . . .
of county commissioner in Chippewa, when held, etc
of school inspectors



for submitting question of rural high schools, where held

form of ballot used at

of school trustees in cities of fourth class 330

ELECTORS:

who are qualified

when question of rural high schools submitted to 297

ELIGIBILITY TO OFFICE:

in school districts 47

EMPLOYMENT:

of teachers 56, 126, 161, 198

of persons to take school census 65

of officers, etc 126

ENGLISH LANGUAGE:

instruction to be conducted in 7

ENUMERATOR CENSUS:

duty of, data required 65

when, guiltv of misdemeanor 66

ENUMERATION OF CHILDREN:

(See Census.)
EQUALIZATION OF TAXES:

(See Taxes.)
ESTIMATES:

of amounts to be raised by tax 52, 64, 199

EVIDENCE:

of organization of district

in proceedings to obtain site 1 07

of regularity in proceedings to remove officers 150

EXAMINATION:

of proposed site by jury

meetings for. of teachers

of teachers by county board of examiners 179, 180, 189

questions for, of teachers 180



of inspectors reports by county commissioner

of teachers by officers in certain districts

of applicants for admission to Agricultural College

fees to be collected from teachers for

of teachers by State Board of Education . .



183

188

189, 190

209

258

of applicants" for State certificates 258



INDEX. 157



The references are to compiler's sections.

EXAMINERS:

may be removed for lack of qualifications 17

of teachers to collect fees 209

to pay same to county treasurer 210

(See County Board of School Examiners.)

EXECUTION:

not to issue against school district 101

EXPENSES:

incidental, estimated by board 52

of directors, how paid 64, 126

estimates of, to be presented at annual meeting 64, 202

inspector's limited 75

of commissioners limited 185

how paid 185

teachers' institutes, how paid 213

State institute, how paid 215

vouchers for, of teachers' institute, where filed 216

F.

FEES:

to be paid by teacher on obtaining certificate 209

disposition of, collected by director and secretary 210

FEMALES:

may vote at school district meetings 40

eligible to district offices 47

FINES:

how applied for breach of penal laws . 15

for disturbing district meeting 42

for disturbing school 60

on census enumerator for making false returns 66

giving false information to census enumerator 66

for damages to library books 133

apportionment of, for breach of penal laws 140

(See Penalties.)

FLAGS'

who to purchase U. S., for schools 170

FORFEITURES:

(See Penalties.)

FORMATION:

of teachers' associations 232-4

of districts. (See School Districts and Township Board of Inspectors.)

FORM OF OATH:
of challenged voter 41

FORMS, BLANK:

sections 331-308



(See Appendix.)^



FOURTH CLASS CITIES:

to constitute single school district 329

board of education in, of whom to consist, elections, etc 330

FRACTIONAL DISTRICTS:

(See School Districts; also Township Board of Inspectors.)

FREE SCHOOLS:

to be provided ' 7, 191

FREE TEXT-BOOKS:

(See Text-Books.)

FUNDS:

educational 5, 6

library 15

teachers' institute 210

of associations for establishing loan 284

for maintaining day schools for the deaf 321

G.
GAMBLING:

children not permitted in rooms used for ' 226

GRADED SCHOOL DISTRICTS:

annual meeting of 37

notice of intention to organize 124, 128

~ 124, 128

125



election and term of office of trustees of.

officers of, to be elected by trustees

powers and duties of trustees

not limited to nine sections of land

consent of trustees to be obtained to alteration of boundaries .



125, 126
127
127



two or more contiguous districts may organize 128

change of, to primary district 129

publication of financial statement of 168

(See School Districts.)

GRADES OF CERTIFICATES:

of teachers 181

GRADING:

of pupils not prevented in any district ' 61

in graded school districts 1 26



158 INDEX.



The references are to compiler's sections.

HIGH SCHOOLS:

may be established in certain districts 126

act to establish rural . 297-304

providing for payment of tuition and transportation to, of certain pupils 310

(See Graded School Districts.)

I.

INCIDENTAL EXPENSES:

estimated by district board ;

INDEBTEDNESS:

of districts 95

(See Bonds.)

INDIANS:

when children of, not included in census C5

INHABITANTS, TAXABLE:

(See Taxable Inhabitants.)

INSPECTION, BOARD OF:

(See Board of Inspection.)

INSPECTORS, BOARD OF SCHOOL:

(See Township Board of School Inspectors.)

INSTITUTE:

(See Teachers' Institutes.)

INSTITUTIONS:

for deaf, dumb and blind to be provided 13

INSTRUCTION:

to be conducted in the English language 7

who to have general supervision of 17

INSURANCE MONEYS:

how used 257

INTEREST:

apportionment of, on State funds 5, 6, 20

on bonds limited 96

tax may be voted to pay 97

on judgment against district 105

on moneys lost by certain officers . 146, 147

IRON COUNTY:

act for organization of school districts in U. P. not to apply to 207

JOINT MEETINGS:

of township boards of school inspectors 27

of township boards . 121, 206

JUDGE OF PROBATE:

to participate in filling vacancy in board of examiners. . . 176

JUDGMENTS:

assessment of taxes for payment of 86

and suits against school districts, sections relative to 99-105

execution not to issue on 101

when rendered in proceedings to obtain site. . . 112

JURISDICTION:

ices to have, in action against districts 99



justic
JURY:



board may apply for, In proceedings to obtain site 107-111

JUSTICES OF PEACE:

to hear cases under compulsory education act 220

proviso, as to cities 220

JUVENILE DISORDERLY PERSONS:

penalty for failure of parent or guardian to send, to school 219

to be sent to ungraded schools 221, 222

who deemed, or truants 222, 223

proceedings against parents of, for neglect of duty 220

"K"

KINDERGARTEN:

duty of district boafd relative to 160

qualifications of, teachers 161, 305-7

children entitled to attend 162

act to apply to other schools 163

L.
LABOR:

act to secure payment to subcontractors for 325-8

LAND:

limit of tax on, for building schoolhouse 43

when not taxed for . . . . . 43

proceedings to obtain, for schoolhouse site 107-120

LAWS, DOCUMENTS, ETC.:

rules and regulations for libraries, course of study, who to print and distribute 19

duty of commissioners and county clerk in distributing 294, 295

LEASE:

for schoolhouse site, who to secure, length of, etc 51

LEGISLATURE:

to provide for free schools 7

agricultural school 14

libraries to be provided by 15

certain fines to be applied io..- I [ 15



INDEX. 159



The references are to compiler's sections.

LIABILITIES:

of board of school inspectors for neglect to report 146

of township clerk 146

of county clerk 147

of supervisor in regard to district taxes 149

of district officers to removal 150

debts and, when assumed by township district 203

of parent or guardian for failure to send child to school 219

(See Penalties.)
LIBRARIAN:

township, when and by whom appointed, duties, etc 134

LIBRARIES:

establishment of 15

penal fines to be applied to funds for 15, 140

rules for, by whom made * 19. 133

funds for, expended by inspectors to be accounted for to township board 74

by and to whom paid 90

provisions relative to 130, 142

inspectors to apply for, funds 132

books for township, by whom purchased 132. 198

care of, etc., who to have 133

librarian of township, by whom appointed, duties, etc 134

where kept 134

when school district may establish 135

entitled to books and moneys 135

township inspectors to report statistics of 137

funds for, when forfeited 138

proviso as to non-forfeiture 138

Superintendent of Public Instruction to furnish statement of townships, etc., entitled

to 139

apportionment of 139, 140

tax for support of. how levied, collected, etc 141

district board may sell or donate, books to township ' 142

school officers not to act as agents for, books 151

librarians to report to school commissioner 308

to whom, to transmit list 309

LIBRARY COMMISSIONERS:

(See State Board of Library Commissioners.)
LIMIT OF INDEBTEDNESS:

(See Bonds.)
LIMIT OF TAXES:
(See Taxes.)
LIQUORS:

minor children not permittedjwhere, are sold 226

M.

MANAGEMENT OF SCHOOLS:

(See District Board; also Regulations.)

MAPS:

of townships showing boundaries of districts, by whom made, where filed, etc 78

MATERIAL:
act to insure payment of subcontractors for 325-8

MEETINGS:

joint, of school inspectors of several townships 27, 206

when schoolhouse used for public

number of, board of inspectors may hold 75

of township boards in cases of appeal 121, 123

for election of school examiners 176

for examination of teachers, when and where held 179, 180

of board of education .^ 194

of board of trustees of rural high schools, when held, etc 300

special, by whom called 300

(See District Meetings.)

MEMBERS:

of State Board of Education

of district board, who to constitute 49

of township board of school inspectors, election, meetings, etc., of 70, 227

who to be treasurer of 70

number of. of board of trustees'in graded school districts 124, 192

term of office 124

of board of county school examiners, by whom appointed, etc 176

vacancy, how filled 176

term of office ; 176

MISDEMEANOR:

when census enumerator guilty of a .- 66

officers, teachers, etc., interested as agent for publishers deemed a 151

when parents deemed guilty of a 219

MODERATOR:

to give oath to challenged voter

chairman at district meetings 43, 194

election of, term of office, etc 44

appointment of, to fill vacancy 46

acceptance of office, where filed 48

to be member of district board

treasurer and. to audit and pay accounts of director

and director to approve bond of treasurer 69



160 INDEX.



The references are to compiler's sections.

MODERATOR Continued:

penalty for neglect to perform duties

may be removed by township board , 150

(See District Board.)
MONEYS:
primary school fund, what to constitute 5,6

when withheld from certain districts ~

derived from penal funds, disposition of 15, 40

apportionment of by Superintendent of Public Instruction 20-22

of primary school interest fund 20, 22, 80, 94

of districts, when dividing, how apportioned 35, 36, 206

surplus of, from one-mill tax, how apportioned

districts entitled to receive primary school interest fund 43, 73


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