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Addison County afterwards Agricultural amount annual apparatus appointed attendance Bennington Black River Academy board of education board of trustees Burlington Castleton character charter common schools corporation County Grammar School course of study Dartmouth College duties early Edward Conant elected endowment English erected established examination expenses feet female funds furnished graded schools graduates Green Mountain Green Mountain Seminary Hall high school incorporated institution instruction interest Ira Allen John lands large number Latin lectures legislature meeting Middlebury College military Montpelier normal school Northfield Norwich University November number of students organized present president principal professor prudential committee public schools raised Randolph received resigned Rutland Rutland County scholars school law schoolhouse secretary secured Seminary subscription taught teachers teaching term term.—Latin tion town superintendents tuition University of Vermont Vermont Academy Washington County weeks Willard William young
Page 168 - to be applied only to instruction in agriculture, the mechanic arts, the English language, and the various branches of mathematical, physical, natural, and economic science, with special reference to their application in the industries of life, and to the facilities for such instruction,
Page 13 - a school or schools shall be established in each town by the legislature for the convenient instruction of youth," and that " one grammar school in each county and one university in this State ought to be established by direction of the general assembly.
Page 134 - in the north end. For in those days, as Lowell tells us: There warn't no stoves (tell comfort died) To bake ye to a puddin'.
Page 168 - no portion of said moneys shall be applied, directly or indirectly, under any pretense whatever, to the purchase, erection, preservation, or repair
Page 201 - the money for the purposes aforesaid, either by a tax on the list of the polls and rateable estate of the inhabitants of such district or by subscription in proportion to the number of children any person shall send or subscribe to send to such district school. And in every of the above cases the
Page 145 - of incorporation, stand upon the broad basis of common right and justice, holding in like manner as individuals their property and franchises by a firm legal tenure, and not subject to control or interference on the part of the local legislatures, on the vague ground that public institutions are at the mercy of the government.
Page 167 - shall, together with his excellency the governor of the State and the president, who shall be ex-officio a member, constitute an entire board of trustees of the corporation hereby created, who shall have the entire management and control of its property and affairs, and in all things relating thereto,
Page 201 - and supporting a school in their respective districts by a rate on the list of the polls and rateable estate of the inhabitants of such districts. And the several districts are further empowered, at any meeting warned for that purpose, to raise the other half