TEK AND O,»o
AND WINTER TERM,
EGISTEB FOE THE
BOAR His Excellency, Gov.
AND ^INTER tEBM,
Rev. William Rice, A. M.,
Honor, Lieut.Gov. Horatio G. Knight, Easthampton.
Hon. Henry Ciiapin, LL.
C. C. Esty, A. M.,
B. Gillett, Westfield.
Rev. Rev. A. A. Miner, D.
Rev. Phillips Brooks, A. M., Boston.
OFFICERS OF BOARD OF EDUCATION PI on.
Joseph White, LL.
D., Assist. Sec'y.
Phipps, Ph.D., Gen'l Ag't, W.Medford.
D. Philbrick, LL. D., Agent, Boston.
George E. A.
A. Walton, A. M.,
BOAR Rev. A. A. Miner, D.
VISITORS Rev. Phillips Brooks, A.
Hon Joseph White, LL.
Ellen M. Dodge.
Harriet D. Allen.
Elizabeth N. Jones,
Sophia O. Driver.
Teacher of Elocution,
Leslie Miller, Teacher of Drawing.
STUDENTS. gutvnncM (JUte. Laura F. Armitage, Saugus Centre. Julietta M. Averill, Salem.
Alice L. Blaney, Swampscott.
Alice P. Jackman, Salem. Mary Judkins, Franklin, N. H. Elizabeth K. McFarland, Salem.
Carrie D. Center, Gloucester.
Helen L. Chesley, Portsmouth, N. H.
Alice E. Holden, Swampscott.
Martha A. Patterson, Beverly. Marcella A. Roberts, Salem. Susan T. Sanborn, Salem.
Louise F. Clark, Chelsea. Elizabeth C. Coburn, Lowell.
L. 0. Gorten, Haverhill.
Lowell. [N. H. Drew, Sandwich Centre, A. Frances Adele E. Fabens, Salem.
Caroline N. Tarr, Salem. Caroline E. Whitney, Salem.
0UW,s &. Chattarina
Lucy M. Allen, North Beverly. Lily B. Atherton, Medford.
Batchelder, North Reading. Amelia D. Brown, Lynn. Abbie L. Burnham, Salem. Elizabeth G. Burnham, Gloucester. Estelle K. Chase, Salem.
Susan Clark, Lynn. Emily Y. Collins, Maiden. Carrie L. Couch, Dan vers. Caroline
Currier, Newburyport. Eames, Reading.
Julia L. Eurich,
Avis K. Hawkes, Saugus Centre. Helen M. Hobson, Wakefield. Ella A. Nelson, Charlestown.
Rebecca F. Nickerson,Cambridgeport. Martha R. Orne, Lynn. Anna G. Peabody, Newburyport. Alice M. Perry, East Boston. Sarah H. Porter, Lynn. M. Carrie Proctor, Salem. Kate P. Richardson, Middleton. Edith 0. Rowe, Gloucester. Josephine F. Russell, East Boston. Abbie B. Skinner, Salem. Eva J. Smith, Newburyport. Mary A. Stoddard, Lynn. Julianna Story, Essex. Thom, Salem, N. H. Jennie L. Trow, Hardwick. Annie V. Ward, Salem. Hannah Wardwell, Marblehead. Mary D. Webster, Chester, N. H. Carrie E.
ยง Lakeman, Ipswich.
Lizzie F. Abbott, Salem.
Lizzie P. Lunt, Maiden.
Mercie A. Allen,
Caroline P. Manning, North Andover, Ida Manning, Rockport. Minnie B. Noyes, Methuen. Bessie C. Osgood, Salem. Kate F. Osgood, Lynn. Nellie M. Palmer, Nahant. Edith A. Parkhurst, Gloucester. Alice B. Pervier, Salem. Esther F. Preston, Beverly. Eliza O. Putnam, Danvers. Eliza J. Rice, Salem. Mary E. Rowley, Salem. Harriett M. Schandevyl, East Saugus Evelyn Smalley, Salem. Eliza G. Smith, Gloucester. Helen R. Stanley, Manchester. Nellie Stanton, Newburyport. Amelia R, Thaxter, Machias, Me. Mary A. Varney, Salem.
E. Boardman, Salem.
Ella Buck, Chelsea.
Marianna Chadwick, Salem. Alice M. Cressy, Danvers. Lizzie E. Cross, Salem.
Mary A. Damon, East Boston. Helen M. Deeds, Lowell. Annie C. Ennis, Maiden. Helen A. Fiske, Lynn. Maria C. Fiske, Lynn. Fannie F. Fuller, Chelsea. Kate A. Giles, Rockport.
E. Grant, Gloucester.
Helen M. Graves, North Beading. Jane M. Gray, Salem. Clara M. Greenough, Salem. Ida E. Hall, South Boston. Anne L. Harris, Freetown. Grace G. Hooper, Salem. Jessie F. Hughes, Beading, Pa. Cornelia E. Jones, Chelsea. Louisa A. Knox, Saugus Centre.
Ella F. Wakefield, Reading.
Walker Fredericksburg, Va 50.
(Mm Hattie G. Andrews, North Saugus.
Mary J. Ashby, Salem. Mary A. Avery, New Hampton, N. H, Clara W. Boyd, So. Londonderry, N. H
Adelaide A. Draper, Lynn. Lena A. Gookin, Lowell. Lavinia D. Gould, Wenham. Annie D. Hall, Danvers.
Mattie Bradley, Rockport. Georgette K. Browne, Lynn.
Lizzie J. Harnden, North Wilmington
Lizzie B. Bryant, Melrose.
E. Florence Harvey, Gloucester.
Alice A. Carll, Greenfield.
Amy R. Chapman, Everett. Elizabeth T. Colcord, Danvers.
Ellen A. Cummings, Fort Fairfield, Me.
Florence A. Johnson, Nahant. Rebecca A. Johnson, Lowell. Ellen M. King, East Boston. Louisa Lambirth, East Boston. Ada F. Lyford, Danvers.
E. Dana, Methuen.
Susan F. Dennis, Salem. Isadore Dodge, Salem.
Isabel F. Harris, Lynn.
Howe, Middleton. M. Howe, Middleton. J.
Lizzie C. Ireland, Newburyport.
MacDonald, Lowell. Mabel C. Mansfield, Saugus Centre. At!;i M. Martin. Low ell lora L. Means, Medford. [nez J. Parker, North Reading. Ada B. Pike, Salem. Annie L. Put nam, Cliftondale. Carrie L. Putnam, Lynn. Emily F. Reed, Salem. Elmira J. Rhodes, East Saugus. Nellie
Abigail B. Savory, Marblehead. Sallie
M. Simmons, Boston.
Josephine M. Stevens, Milford, N. Marietta C. Stiles, Lowell. Annie Taylor, Salem. Anna, C. Tufts, Medford. Lizzie 11. Varney, Salem. Mary L. Walton, Saugus Centre. Annie Ware, Salem. Florence A. Young, Lowell.
$U$ ÂŁ f. Lizzie
M. Balcomb, Salem. Baldwin, West Lynn.
Clara E. Bancroft, Wakefield.
R. Beadle, Marblehead.
Lucy A. Guy, Norwood. Alice F.
Sarah H. Harlow, Maiden. Abbie E. Harrington, Peabody. Cora M. Herrick, Danvers.
Mary F. Burnham, Lowell. Mary E. Carter, Lowell.
I. Horton, East Somerville. Esther J. Huston, Charlestown. Ellen M. Jones, Weston. Kate 0. Jorda Lynn.
Grace Caswell, Gloucester.
Alice G. Josselyn, Sharon.
Lucy E. Caswell, Gloucester. M. Clark, Chelsea.
Fannie W. Kaan, Somerville. Katie M. Kavanagh, Wenham. [N. II Marcia Kimball, North Charlestown, Ellen A. Knowlton, Hamilton. Esther H. Law, Salem.
Elizabeth Bowers, Nashua, X. H. Carrie F.
Carrie P. Clark, Salem.
Ellen Clark, Lewistou, Me.
Sarah F. Clark, Lewiston, Me. Coker, Salem. Mary A. Cressey, Salem. Martha E. Cressey, Salem. Marietta F. Crowley, Lowell. Ella C. Derby, Salem. Eva J. Dotey, Stoneham. Julia M. Durfee, Fall River. Clara A. Eaton, Lowell. Annie M. Fernald, Wolf borough, N.H. Calista A. Foss, Lynn. Sulie I. Foye, Lynn. Lizzie E. Gardner, Salem. Mary E. Gates, Lowell. Grace A. Glover, Salem. Mary A. Goodale, Salem. Eliza H. Gove, Lynn.
Isabelle C. Leavitt, Salem.
E. Leavitt, Salem.
Lizzie Legro, Lynn.
Caroline M. Littlefield, Salem. Ellen G. Low, Essex.
Manning, Salem. Emma L. Mitchell, Methuen, Georgietta Muchmore, Salem. Alice C. Munsey, Danvers. Sarah A. Newhall, Lynn. Lizze M. No} es, Georgetown. Hattie M. Owen, Greenfield. Matilda H. Pease., Burlington, Vt. Lizzie F.
Ida Perry, Salem. Caroline F. Allen, Salem.
Grace L. Allen, Lynn.
Harriet P. Poore, Lawrence. Anna B. Poulan, Beverly.
Martha L. Spinney, Lynn. Carrie E. Tarbox, Lynn.
Clara E. Shackley, Beverly.
Annie A. Shaw, Peabody. Lizzie
Smith, West Lynn. ST.
Nellie E. Soper, Middleton.
Phebe P. Weare, Cape JSTeddock, Me. Annie E. Whittier, Lynn.
Minnie E. Smith, Hudson,
Thing, Swampscott. Katie M. Thrasher, Lynn. Amy L. Tuck, Lowell. Fannie G. Tufts, Medford. Abbie A. Upton, Lowell. Hattie
Maybell Roberts, Salem. Viola T. Robie, Lowell. Clara L. Rowe, Kensington, X. H.
Alice E. Worcester, Thetford, Vt. Carrie A. Young, Lynn.
Clemie A. Young. IsTewtonville.
Advanced Class Class
A, (Senior,) B,
Class C, Class
Whole number for Whole number for
the year ?
STATE NORMAL SCHOOL.. ..SALEM, MASS.
This Institution was established by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, with the liberal co-operation of the City of Salem and the Eastern Railroad for the direct preparation of
iligb Schools required by law.
to instruct in
under the charge of the State Board of
Education, and of a special Board of Visitors. elapsed since the reception of the
During the period that has
Class, in September, 1854, one thousand
nine hundred twenty-four Ladies have been members of the School and of and sixty-eight have received diplomas, upon the hundred these, eight ;
honorable completion of the prescribed course of study.
Scljool The School Year
divided into two terms, each containing nineteen weeks of
study, with a week's recess near the middle of the term.
The next Term on Tuesday, June
commence on Tuesday, Februarys,
The following Term will commence on Tuesday, August on Tuesday, January 16, 1877.
1876, and will
January 18, 1876, with public exerand Graduation, commencing at 9 1-2 o'clock, A. M. of Examination
The present term cises
will close on Tuesday,
Sltomfssfon. Candidates for admission must be at least sixteen years of age
on the day of examination a satisfactory their J
observing the regulations of the School, during their
and of afterwards teaching in the public schools of Massa-
and must pass a
good moral character and of
qualifications for admission to the school
connection with chusetts
satisfactory examination in Reading, Spelling, Defin-
Arithmetic, English Grammar, Geography, and the History of
the United States.
greater age and higher attainments than those prescribed,
with some experience in teaching, render the course of study in the Institution still
* Ladies designing to teach paying $15 a term for tuition.
other States or
may be admitted by
9 Especial attention should be given to these requirements,
they will be
The next Examination 8, 1876,
for admission will take place
at 9 o'clock,
on Tuesday, February
Ladies who purpose to apply for admission
that time, are
notify the Principal of their intention as early as possible.
The Board of Education, by a vote passed January
following Course of Study for the State
time of the course extends through a period of two years; and
vided into terms of twenty weeks each, with daily sessions of not less than
hours, five days each
BRANCHES OF STUDY TO BE PURSUED. First Term. 1.
Arithmetic, oral and written, begun.
Arithmetic completed; Algebra begun.
Geometry completed; Geography and History begun. Physiology and Hygiene. Grammar and Analysis completed. Lessons once or twice a week in Botany and Zoology.
Third Term Algebra completed; Book-keeping.
Analysis of the English Language.
Geography and History completed. Natural Philosophy. Rhetoric and English Literature. Lessons once or twice a week in Mineralogy and Geology. Fourth Term. Astronomy. Mental and Moral Science, including the principles and art of Reasoning. Theory and Art of Teaching, including:
( 1. )
Principles and Methods of Instruction.
School Organization and Government.
Civil Polity of Massachusetts
and the United
In connection with the foregoing, constant and careful attention to be given
throughout the course
and vocal gymnastics
drawing and delineations on the blackboard
and definitions and writing.
spelling, with derivations
reading, including analysis of sounds
French languages of
ho pursued as optional studios, but not
composition, gymnastics, object lessons,
at such times as the Principals shall
Lectures on the different branches pursued, and on related topics, to be given by gentlemen Prom abroad, as the Board or the by the
The order of the studies the approval of the
in the couisc
be varied in special capes, with
Graduates of the regular course who desire
departments of teaching, are permitted pies
prepare themselves for the higher
an advanced course, which occu-
two years, and includes instruction and training
be taught in the high schools of Massachusetts.
in the Latin, French,
the higher mathematics, and the other branches required to
desire to take the
Graduates of the School
Advanced Course are requested
communicate with the
Principal as early as possible.
gluns anb g^tdljobs
of Hiubir anb ÂŠraining.
in this school are, the acquisition of the necessary
knowledge of the Principles and Methods of Education, and of the various branches of study, the attainment of
the art of teaching, and the
general development of the mental powers.
the beginning to the end of the course,
especial reference to the best cellent,
studies are conducted with
ways of teaching them.
not deemed satisfactory, unless every pupil
that which she has herself learned.
Recitations, however exis
able to teach others
In every study the pupils in turn occupy
temporarily the place of teacher of their classmates, and are subjected to their as well as
those of their regular teacher.
Teaching exercises of
various kinds form a large and important part of the school work.
Senior term, object lessons are given to classes of primary school children, so that every pupil obtains, before graduating, considerable experience in teaching chil-
dren to observe, think, and give expression to thought.
the studies are conducted upon
used, to a large extent, as books of reference.
the topical plan.
The committing of text-books
avoided as far as possible, the scholars being trained to depend upon
thoughts rather than words.
great object of the school
the pupils investigate,
speak for themselves; to make them independent, self-reliant, and ready to meet
discipline of the
to refrain voluntarily
improprieties of conduct.
ing to conform cheerfully to the ants, are presumed to It
as simple as possible.
do without compulsion what
Pupils are exis
Those who are unwil-
of the Principal and his Assist-
be unfit to become teachers.
not deemed necessary to awaken a feeling of emulation, in order to
duce the scholars
perform their duties faithfully.
according to their comparative success in Faithful attention to duty
The ranking of scholars
not here allowed.
not for the purpose
of obtaining certain marks of credit. promotions anb dkabuations.
Promotions from one class to another are made at the close of each term by
means of thorough written examinations.
These examinations include every
study pursued during the term, and the result in each study must be satisfacstory to entitle the pupil to advance to the study next in order.
term, a special examination schools,
and only those who pass
the branches taught in the
Institution has a
successfully are permitted to graduate.
possess good natural abilities
and right habits of study,
valuable Library, containing, in works for general ref-
erence and reading, and in text-books, about nine thousand volumes.
supply of philosophical apparatus, and a
collection of specimens illustrating various
important addition to the means of practical instruction in Chemistry has
chemical investigations, free from
same time, engage
danger of inhaling injurious gases.
friends of the higher education of
the Institution by this
containing a large
departments of science.
been made, whereby a large number of pupils can, in
passing the required examinations. ITibrarg,
In the Senior
confer a great benefit upon
Library and Museum.
be gratefully acknowledged. ยงUt-!Eoom.
A room affording
up and furnished training in
the purpose of
the higher departments of
of beautiful casts, models, and patterns have been
12 obtained from London, and have been conveniently arranged in
the room, thus
giving to the members of the School advantages not heretofore enjoyed. 1
The important advantages
tions are freely enjoyed by the
.cv institute anb
by these well known and most useful Institu-
The large and,
Cabinet belonging to the Institute and
affords rare opportunities lor studies in various departments of Science
and the instructive meetings of the Essex Institute
Scientific subjects, possess great value lor all
for the discussion of Historical
are interested in the study
of History and of Nature.
who comply with the condition of teaching in the public of Massachusetts, wherever they may have previously resided. A small
is free to
fee ($2.00) is
paid by each pupil at the beginning of the term, for incidental
The text-books required are mostly furnished, without charge, from the School Library. for
recommended, however, that pupils should bring with them,
purposes of reference and comparison, the text-books which they have already
and they should, especially, be provided with a Dictionary, and a recent
The' price which
paid by the pupils fire
varies from $4.00
according to the accommodations furnished.
selves can obtain good rooms for about one dollar a
$5.00 per week,
prefer to board them-
w eek. r
at one half of the usual rates, except on the Boston
who would find even the moderate expense of the Commonwealth makes an annual appropriation of a
For the assistance of those School burdensome, the
thousand dollars. term,
half of this
distributed at the close of each
merit and need the aid, in sums
varying according to the distance of their residences from Salem, but not exceeding in any case $1.50 per week. pupil's connection with the School
In this distribution, the
term of a
not reckoned, unless she enters prepared to
complete the prescribed course of study in less than two years.
also rendered, in cases of special merit
and need, from the income of the
fund of Five Thousand Dollars, for which the School
bequest of Nathaniel
indebted to the munificent
Bow'ditcij, Esq., of Brookline.
Salem, January, 1876.