Annual Report, Volume 43

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Page 228 - When a question is under debate no motion shall be received but to adjourn; to lay on the table...
Page 168 - Laocoon ardens summa decurrit ab arce ; Et procul : O miseri, quae tanta insania, cives ? Creditis avectos hostes ? aut ulla putatis Dona carere dolis Danaum ? sic notus Ulixes ? Aut hoc inclusi ligno occultantur Achivi, 45 Aut haec in nostros fabricata est machina muros, Inspectura domos, venturaque desuper urbi ; Aut aliquis latet error ; equo ne credite, Teucri. Quidquid id est, timeo Danaos et dona ferentes.
Page 265 - Resolved, That so much of the regulations on the course of study and text-books in the intermediate and district schools (page 213, annual report), as reads as follows: 'The opening exercises in every department shall commence by reading a portion of the Bible by or under the direction of the teacher, and appropriate singing by the pupils,
Page 258 - Board being necessary to a choice. 2. The President, or in his absence, the Vice-President shall preside at the. meetings of the Board ; call extra meetings when deemed necessary, or when requested, in writing, by three members. He shall appoint, immediately after the organization, the following Committees, viz : On Text-books, Course of Study, Libraries and Apparatus 5 members.
Page 258 - Regular boards of examiners will consist of three members, one of whom shall act as secretary, and two of whom may conduct an examination in the necessary absence of the third. The secretary shall keep a complete record of the proceedings of the board and of all the examinations held by it in such form as the commission may prescribe.
Page 224 - PRESIDENT. 2. It shall be the duty of the President to take the chair at the hour appointed for the meetings, and call the members to order; to see that the requisitions of the laws for the government of the schools be presented to the Board at the proper period for its action, and perform such other duties as may properly appertain to his office or be enjoined upon him by the Board.
Page 168 - C' (89) (90) (91) (92) (93) 112. In any plane triangle, the sum of any two sides is to their difference as the tangent of half the sum of the opposite angles is to the tangent of half their difference.
Page 255 - The percentage in writing shall be determined by a system of marking, to be predicated, not only on the goodness of the form of the letters, but also on the general correctness as to the use of capital letters, the cleanliness of the books, proper division of words, punctuation, and general correctness of appearance; and said percentage shall be counted with the other studies as a means of advance to the higher grades, both in the District and Intermediate Schools.
Page 229 - The Local Trustees shall have a general supervision of the schools and school property in their respective districts ; shall fill vacancies among teachers temporarily, and report their action to the Board at the next regular meeting, when there shall be a call of "local business...
Page 259 - ... minutes of its proceedings, preserve all reports made to it, keep a record of all examinations held under its direction, and perform such other duties as the board may from time to time prescribe.

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