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Schools

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

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

Elementary Principals Association records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 9800.005
Scope and Contents

Includes minutes, correspondence, etc. of the Elementary Principals Association in the Boston Public Schools.

Dates: 1919-1938

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

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

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

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...
Dates: 1820-1989

Schools and Schoolboys of Old Boston: an Historical Chronicle of the Public Schools of Boston from 1636-1844...by Arthur Wellington Brayley, 1894

 Item — Publications Tray: Series II
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...
Dates: 1894

Scrapbook of school forms

 Item — Volume 1-2
Identifier: 0400.006
Scope and Contents note

Scrapbook of forms used by the School Department, circa 1940. Includes samples of office record cards, attendance and scholarship records, transfer cards, report cards, monthly reports, teacher record cards, etc.

Dates: circa 1940

Winthrop School diploma

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: 0420.081
Scope and Contents

Diploma of Bessie Saftel from the Winthrop Grammar School, 1902.

Dates: 1902