Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 84427

Board of Education. Office of Education Annual reports

Dates: 1864-

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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.

Scope and Content

The annual report of the State Superintendent of Public Instruction is an overall outline of the state's public educational system. Designed to provide of public account of the school system, it includes a general evaluation of the Education Office's activities and programs. Each report reviews the accomplishments of the previous year, recommending areas for new emphasis or improvement. Specific sections answer questions on funding, productivity, development, quality and focus. Most recent years' issues contain separate volumes of statistics on tax levies, district enrollments, attendance rates, etc. The Annual Report was initially a biennial publication. After the 1972-73 school year, amended state law required annual publication.

Arrangement

Chronological

Related Records

Annual school district statistical reports from the Board of Education. Office of Education, Series 10817, are used to prepare the official annual reports of the agency.

Student dropouts annual report from Salt Lake City School District (Utah). Business Services. Data Processing, Series 84651, are used to prepare the official annual reports of the agency.

Custody History

The Office of Education produces this series.

Additional Forms

This series is available on microfilm.

Access Restrictions

Microfiche holdings require staff assistance due to fewer reference copies. Handle masters under supervision.

Preferred Citation

Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.

Processing Note

Microfiche processed by Rebekkah Shaw under the National Historical Publications and Records Commission grant to the Utah State Archives and Records Services for the Utah Microfiche Backlog Project (Grant No.: NAR10-RB-50086-10). July 2010 - December 2011

Indexing Terms

  • Education--Utah.
  • Education--Statistics--Utah

Container List

BOX DESCRIPTION
1 1864-1910
2 1911-1952
3 1952-1992
4 1992-1998
5 2001-2008
FICHE-SET DESCRIPTION
1 1969-1982