Horsforth National School Logbook Extracts 1899

1st May 1899.  ……..In all seven children have been transferred to the Mixed Dept. on account of their age.  Arthur Maude on examination in addition sums and notation was fairly good.  Alfred Watson, Walter Wilson, Ernest Appleyard, Leonard Wright are found to be only poor while J Wm Bolton is very backward.  Ada Cooper is bright girl over seven years of age and was sent up because it seemed a shame to keep so promising a girl back.  With the exception of A Cooper the reading of these children was dreadfully bad……

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