Church of England Schools 1906

Report of Public Schools of Newfoundland
under Church of England Boards
for the year ended December 31, 1906

District of Random

Random extends from Centre Cove to Hatcher’s Cove.
Board of Education: Rev. M.K. Gardner, Chairman; John Vey, Simon Smith, Samuel Green, Stephen Smith, William Balsom, James Dodge
Population 591; Grant $360.76

Visitation and Inspection:
Five schools under three teachers, two of them taking each two settlements, had an attendance of 165. These teachers are competent, painstaking, and are doing a useful work under circumstances peculiar to this District.

General Statistics for year ended June 30, 1906

Community Teacher Pupils under 5 Pupils between 5 and 15 Pupils over 15 Number of boys Number of girls Total pupils Times the school has been opened. Average attendance
Heart’s Ease Edith White 2 37 1 19 21 40 420 25
Hodge’s Cove Edith White 27 11 16 27 58 21
Long Beach Mary J Oldford 31 12 19 31 472 18
Island Cove Emma Miller 12 6 6 12 318 8
St. Jones Without Emma Miller


Transcribed by Wanda Garrett, August 2014

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