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Page 338 - ... their country, humanity and universal benevolence, sobriety, industry and frugality, chastity, moderation and temperance, and those other virtues which are the ornament of human society...
Page 427 - ... years of age, who are habitual truants from instruction upon which they are lawfully required to attend or who are insubordinate or disorderly during their attendance upon such instruction, or irregular in suc"h attendance. Such school or room shall be known as a truant school; but no person convicted of crimes or misdemeanors, other than truancy, shall be committed thereto.
Page 350 - The attendance of a child upon a public day school shall not be required if he has attended for a like period of time a private day school approved by the school committee of such city or town...
Page 427 - ¡uid twelve] under fourteen years of age, in any business or service whatever, during any part of the term during which the public schools of the district in which the child resides are in session ; or to employ any child between...
Page 276 - The public school system shall include primary and grammar schools, and such high schools, evening schools, normal schools, and technical schools as may be established by the Legislature, or by municipal or district authority; but the entire revenue derived from the State School Fund, and the State school tax, shall be applied exclusively to the support of primary and grammar schools.
Page 364 - ... two of whom shall be elected for one year, two for two years and two for three years from the date of the annual school meeting next succeeding such special meeting.
Page 338 - ... to promote their future happiness ; and the tendency of the opposite vices, to slavery, degradation and ruin...
Page 292 - The fund called the SCHOOL FUND shall remain a perpetual fund, the interest of which shall be inviolably appropriated to the support and encouragement of the public or common schools throughout the State, and for the equal benefit of all the people thereof.
Page 328 - The proceeds of all lands that may be granted by the United States to this state for the support of schools, which may be sold or disposed of, and the five hundred thousand acres of land granted to the new states, under an act of Congress distributing the proceeds of the public lands among the several states of the Union, approved AD one thousand eight hundred and forty-one, and all estates of deceased persons who may have died...