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[Ed. Form, No. 3.]
For the Month of May, 1869.

☞ To contain one entire calendar month, and to be forwarded as soon as possible after the close of the month.
☞ A School under the distinct control of one Teacher, or a Teacher with one Assistant, is to be reported as one School.

[Answers placed here.]
Name of your School? Williams School Liberty Co
Location (town, county, or district)?
Is it a Day or Night-School? both
Of what grade? Primary & Elementry
When did your present session commence? Feb 15
When to close? Dec 15
Is your school supported by an Educational Society? yes
What Society?
Is your School supported wholly by local School Board?* no
Name of Board or Com.? 
Am't pd. this month?
Is your School supported in part by local School Board?* yes
Name of Board or Com.? 
Am't pd. this month?
Is your School supported wholly by Freedmen? Partly
Amount paid this month? $200 & 50 cts
Is your School supported in part by Freedmen? yes
Amount paid this month? as above stated
Have you had Bureau Transportation this term? yes
Who owns the School-building? Freedmen
Is rent paid by Freedmen's Bureau? 
How much per month?
What number of Teachers and Assistants in your School? one
White? no
Colored? yes
Total enrolment for the month?† 28
Male? 14
Female? 14
Number enrolled last report? 26
Number left school this month? 00
Number new Scholars this month? 2
{Number enrolled last report, by adding new scholars and subtracting those left school, must equal the present total enrolment.}

{Schools are to be kept five days per week and six hours each day.}
How many hours have you taught per day? 7
How many days have you taught this month? 22
{Give reasons for deficiency of time, (if any,) in teaching.}
there is none

What is the average attendance? 25
Number of Pupils for whom tuition is paid? 5
Number of White Pupils? 00
Number always present? 27
Number always punctual? 27
Number over 16 years of age? 9
Number in Alphabet? 2
Number who spell, and read easy lessons? 24
Number in advanced Readers? 8
Number in Geography? 8
Number in Arithmetic? 8
Number in higher branches? 00
Number in Writing? 7
Number in Needle-work? 00
Number free before the war? 2
Have you a Sabbath-School? no
How many Teachers? 00
How many Pupils? none
Have you an Industrial School? no
How many Teachers? none
How many Pupils? none
State the kind of work done? none

☞ To the following questions give exact or approximate answers, prefixing to the latter the word "about."

1. Do you know of any Schools for Refugees or Freedmen not reported to the State Superintendent? yes
How many? one
2. Give (estimated) whole number of pupils in all such Schools? 20
No. of Teachers, 1
White, no
Colored, yes
3. Do you know of Sabbath Schools not reported to the State Superintendent? no
How many? 00
4. Give (estimated) whole number of pupils in all such Schools? 00
No. of Teachers, 00
White, no
Colored, no
5. State the public sentiment towards Colored Schools, very good I beleive
6. How many pupils in your School are members of a Temperance Society? none
Name of the Society? have none as yet
Remarks. it is to be hoped that our People will be able to get along much better than at present

(Signed) Ruth A Grimes

* Or School Committee, either District, Town, City, County, or State?
† A pupil is not to be REPORTED as enrolled until after five days' attendance.

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