Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History & Culture Enduring Connections: Exploring Delmarva's Black History

Record Detail

Record #22 from Freedmen's Bureau School Reports, 1869-1870

Report Date April 1870
Location Georgetown, Sussex Co., Delaware
School Name and Classification Progress, primary day
Length of Session Dec - June 1 1870
Reporting Administrator Mary L. Boyer (B)
School Ownership Trustees Board
Sponsorship Delaware Educational Society, Freedman
Enrollment and Average Attendance 19 total(all female), 19 avg attendance
Previous Report's Enrollment 33
Number of White Pupils
Number of Students Freed Before Civil War 21
Courses and Enrollment Alphabet-1 Advanced Reading-5 Geography-5 Arithmetic-15 Higher Branches- Writing- Needle Work-
Students with Basic Literacy 4
Additional Schools Sabbath school with 6 teachers, 40 enrolled
Public Sentiment x
Noted Closures x
Teacher's Remarks x
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