Plan of Log School House for sixty pupils.
DESCRIPTION OF PLAN.--A, School room, 32×28 feet. B, Boys' ante-room, 8×7 feet. C, Girls' ante-room, 8×7 feet. D, Teacher's ante-room, 11×7 feet.
Size of desk to be used No. 3. Side aisles, 3½ feet. Centre aisle, 2⅓ feet. Rear isle, 4 feet.
Outside measurement, 34×30 feet.
In submitting this report of the year's transactions, the Board is confident that the establishment of an efficient Public School system is demanded by the people of this State--it is a necessity; not only the public voice, but the public good requires it. Without such a system, immigrants will shun the State, and its valuable, intelligent, enterprising citizens will flee from her borders.
The Board is also confident that the establishment of a respectable system of public instruction--a system that will give promise of meeting the public need, demands a larger appropriation than has yet been made. Three hundred and fifty thousand children to be