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Public schools

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 37 Collections and/or Records:

Agassiz School photographs

 Series
Identifier: 0420.010
Scope and Contents Includes photograph of the Agassiz School building, circa 1971; and class photographs, 1970, 1972-1974 and 1976; and the Old Agassiz class photographs, 1972.
Dates: 1971-1976

Annual Statistics of the Boston Public Schools, 1973-1974

 Item — Publications 8
Scope and Contents From the Series: Publications produced by the Boston School Department. Includes Code of Discipline, contracts, handbooks, newsletters, reports, plans, etc.
Dates: Other: 1973-1974

Board of Superintendents circulars

 Series
Identifier: 0415.002
Scope and Contents Notices circulated to school headmasters and principals from the Board of Superintendents, 1907-1948. Several volumes also include Board of Apportionment Circulars for 1918-1921 and 1923-1944. The Board of Apportionment was responsible for overseeing financial matters of the School Department.
Dates: 1907-1948

Board of Superintendents proceedings

 Series
Identifier: 0415.001
Scope and Contents Minutes of the meetings of the Board of Superintendents from 1907-1953.
Dates: 1907-1953

Boston Latin and High Schools 1635-1935: Organization and Administration, 1935

 Item — Box 1: Series I; Series II, Volume: 2
Identifier: II
Scope and Contents note From the Collection: This is an artificial collection compiled from books and pamphlets transferred from the Campbell Resource Center (formerly the School Committee Administration Library). It includes published works about individual Boston Schools, works by students and faculty, and works about the individual for whom the school was named. The collection is broken down into three series based on the size and format: Pamphlets and small-size publications; Books; and Other publications and information....
Dates: 1935

Charlestown Free School fund records

 Series
Identifier: 0402.001
Scope and Contents Includes financial records of the Charlestown Free School Fund which provided support for the public schools in Charlestown.
Dates: 1835-1960

Curriculum Guides and Courses of Study

 Series
Identifier: 0400.003
Scope and Contents Includes copies of courses of study and curriculum guides for the Boston Public Schools. Courses of study and curriculum guides may also be found in the School Committee Annual Reports and Documents series.
Dates: 1943-1991

Deputy Superintendent's Memoranda

 Series
Identifier: 0410.004
Scope and Contents Memorandum circulated to cluster leaders, headmasters, principals and other administrative heads by the Deputy Superintendents, 1978-1990 and 1992-1999.
Dates: 1978-1990, 1992-1999

[Exterior of Hyde Park High School]

 Digital Image
Identifier: 0420072_FB001_001_002

Graduation Programs

 Series
Identifier: 0400.004
Scope and Contents note Includes bound volumes of graduation programs of High Schools and Grammar Schools for the years 1885, 1890-1891, 1893, 1895-1897, 1904-1913 and 1918-1923; and graduation programs on microfilm of high schools for the years 1919-1979.
Dates: 1885-1979

Harvard Warren School, Charlestown, 1961 June 8

 Item — Box P-15
Identifier: 0244002_015_006
Scope and Contents From the Series: Photographs in this series were removed from a photograph album found in the Mayor John F. Collins records, memorabilia series. They show various buildings and projects that were built during the Collins administration.
Dates: 1961 June 8

Harvard Warren School, Charlestown, 1962 March 25

 Item — Box P-15
Identifier: 0244002_015_022
Scope and Contents From the Series: Photographs in this series were removed from a photograph album found in the Mayor John F. Collins records, memorabilia series. They show various buildings and projects that were built during the Collins administration.
Dates: 1962 March 25

John A. Andrew School records

 Series
Identifier: 0420.011
Scope and Contents Includes program of the Exhibition of the Andrew School from 1885, graduation programs from 1887-1912 with gaps, and a framed diploma from 1903.
Dates: 1885-1912

Kougeas Family collection

 Collection
Identifier: 0400.009
Scope and Contents Collection of materials relating to the Boston Public Schools donated by the Kougeas Family. Includes yearbooks, photographs, textbook, class ring, etc. School represented include English High School, Girls' High School, Prince School and others.
Dates: circa 1925-1977

Manuals of the Public Schools of the City of Boston

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0400.001
Scope and Contents note Manual of the Public Schools of the City of Boston is a serial publication, which includes listings of schools, school districts, school officials and employees in the School Department of the City of Boston. The collection includes manuals from 1869-1973 with gaps. The volume for 1972 is entitled “Directory of the Public Schools of the City of Boston” and the volume for 1973 is entitled “Personnel Directory of the Public Schools of the City of Boston. The collection consists of 68 volumes. The...
Dates: 1869-1973 with gaps

Martin School programs

 Series
Identifier: 0420.083
Scope and Contents Includes graduation programs from 1901-1906 and Martin School Alumni reunion program and dance cards from 1902-1904.
Dates: 1901-1906

New Dwight School, 1962 January 23

 Item — Box P-15
Identifier: 0244002_015_020
Scope and Contents From the Series: Photographs in this series were removed from a photograph album found in the Mayor John F. Collins records, memorabilia series. They show various buildings and projects that were built during the Collins administration.
Dates: 1962 January 23

News clippings

 Series
Identifier: 0400.007
Scope and Contents Includes scrapbooks of news clippings, 1941-1943 and 1946-1958 and news clippings compiled by the Office of Communications, April 1985-February 1988 and 1993-2000 on topics relating to the Boston Public Schools.
Dates: 1941-1958, 1985-1988, 1993-2000

Old Dwight School, 1962 January 23

 Item — Box P-15
Identifier: 0244002_015_019
Scope and Contents From the Series: Photographs in this series were removed from a photograph album found in the Mayor John F. Collins records, memorabilia series. They show various buildings and projects that were built during the Collins administration.
Dates: 1962 January 23

Old Dwight School, 1962 January 23

 Item — Box P-15
Identifier: 0244002_015_018
Scope and Contents From the Series: Photographs in this series were removed from a photograph album found in the Mayor John F. Collins records, memorabilia series. They show various buildings and projects that were built during the Collins administration.
Dates: 1962 January 23

Old Lowell School, Jamaica Plain, 1962 March 26

 Item — Box P-15
Identifier: 0244002_015_052
Scope and Contents From the Series: Photographs in this series were removed from a photograph album found in the Mayor John F. Collins records, memorabilia series. They show various buildings and projects that were built during the Collins administration.
Dates: 1962 March 26

Proceedings of the School Committee

 Series
Identifier: 0405.002
Scope and Contents Includes published proceedings of School Committee meetings, 1870, 1873-May 1987; verbatim transcripts of School Committee meetings, July 1936-June 1996; and School Committee board papers, September 1915-2011.
Dates: 1870-2011

Rules and Regulations of the Boston Public Schools

 Collection
Identifier: 0400.002
Scope and Contents note The Rules and Regulations of the Boston Public Schools are dated 1877-1879, 1883, 1888, 1895, 1897-1898, 1900, 1906, 1908, 1910, 1919, 1921, 1923, 1927, and 1935. Each volume is divided into two sections. The first describes the rules and structure of the Boston School Committee. The second the regulations of the Boston School Department. Each volume contains a definition of the school districts.
Dates: 1877-1935

School Committee annual reports and documents

 Series
Identifier: 0405.001
Scope and Contents Annual reports and other documents including annual statistics, committee reports, curriculum, courses of study, etc. of the School Department. Includes School Committee annual reports, 1845-1850, 1852-1855, 1857-1963 and School Documents, 1853-1861, 1877, 1879-1905. Also includes Annals of the Primary Schools, 1818-1854; Report of Committee on Drawing, 1870-1877; Report on Accounts, 1869-1877; and budget reports.
Dates: 1845-1963

School Committee Secretary's circulars

 Series
Identifier: 0405.005
Scope and Contents Notices circulated to headmasters, principals and others by the School Committee Secretary. Includes amendments to the Rules and Regulations and salary schedules.
Dates: 1906-1914, 1920-1971

School Department grants

 Series
Identifier: 0405.006
Scope and Contents Grants submitted by the Superintendent to the School Committee for approval.
Dates: 1994-2002

School Department publications

 Series
Identifier: 0400.005
Scope and Contents Publications produced by the Boston School Department. Includes Code of Discipline, contracts, handbooks, newsletters, reports, plans, etc.
Dates: circa 1916-2000

School History collection

 Collection
Identifier: 0400.008
Scope and Contents note This is an artificial collection compiled from books and pamphlets transferred from the Campbell Resource Center (formerly the School Committee Administration Library). It includes published works about individual Boston Schools, works by students and faculty, and works about the individual for whom the school was named. The collection is broken down into three series based on the size and format: Pamphlets and small-size publications; Books; and Other publications and information....
Dates: 1820-1989