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Education, Elementary -- South Dakota

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: (LC control no.: sh 85041059)

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

Administrative Subject Files, 1976 - 1983

 Series
Identifier: ACC 85-205:
Scope and Contents This accession contains administrative subject files maintained by the Office of the Secretary of the Department of Education and Cultural Affairs between 1976 and 1983. Records pertain to cultural development, historic preservation, and education in South Dakota and include memoranda and correspondence, budget reports, meeting minutes, research studies, division annual reports, pamphlets and brochures, and planning documents.
Dates: 1976 - 1983

Audit Reports and Educational Planning Materials, 1931 - 1980, bulk: 1970 - 1972

 Series
Identifier: ACC 82-011:
Scope and Contents This series contains the audit reports and correspondence for the Department of Public Instruction as well as materials utilized in planning programs and curriculum for elementary, middle and high schools within South Dakota. Topics include the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), Johnson-O’Malley Association, Hutterite Colonies and studies of School finances.
Dates: 1931 - 1980; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1972

Corn and Flower Growing Contests, 1911 - 1913

 Series — Box 2170
Identifier: ACC 76-037:
Scope and Contents This series includes essays, participant lists and seed request forms from students who took part in agricultural contests during 1911 and 1913. Boys took part in corn growing contests and girls took part in flower growing contests. Records are arranged chronologically.
Dates: 1911 - 1913

Correspondence Files, 1983 - 1987

 Series
Identifier: ACC 91-102:
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence files maintained by the Office of the Secretary of the Department of Education and Cultural Affairs between 1983 and 1987 and includes memoranda and correspondence pertaining to cultural development, historic preservation, and education in South Dakota; meeting minutes; research studies; statistical publications; planning documents; and pamphlets and brochures.
Dates: 1983 - 1987

Education Professions Development Act and Career Opportunities Program Files, 1967 - 1976

 Series
Identifier: ACC 2013-031:
Scope and Contents Contains files maintained by the Department of Education and Cultural Affairs, Division of Elementary and Secondary Education (previously the Department of Public Instruction) concerning teacher and teacher aid training projects carried out as part of the Career Opportunities Program (COP) and other federal initiatives developed under the Education Professions Development Act of 1967 (P.L. 90-35) between 1967 and 1976. The Education Professions Development Act of 1967, and amendment and...
Dates: 1967 - 1976

Elementary and Secondary Education, Division of, 1892 - 2001

 Fonds
Scope and Contents From the Record Group: This record group contains records created and maintained by the South Dakota Department of Education and Cultural Affairs and includes meeting minutes, photographs, publications, correspondence, audio recordings of speeches and presentations, videotape recordings, grant files, school building specifications, budgets and other financial reports, architectural drawings of historic buildings, administrative subject files, posters, and annual reports.
Dates: 1892 - 2001

Hickory Stick Clubs of South Dakota

 Unprocessed — Box 6957 B
Identifier: H2005-041
Dates: ca. 1940s

Natural & Human Resources Files, 1973 - 1980

 Series
Identifier: ACC 83-079:
Scope and Contents This series contains both human and natural resource files generated between 1973 and 1980 by the State Planning Bureau. Records have been kept in original chronological order, please see box list for more information.
Dates: 1973 - 1980

Nursery School Director’s Files, 1933 - 1944

 Series
Identifier: ACC 92-141:
Scope and Contents This series contains records from the Works Progress Association’s State Nursery School Project. The national project originally was established in 1933 to offer meals, health care and education to children and parents from households which were low-income or suffering from the economic downturn. With the outbreak of World War II, the program was extended into the 1940s to provide ongoing care for younger children. In 1934 LaVilla Hammer (Dowdell) was appointed as Director of the South Dakota...
Dates: 1933 - 1944

Public Instruction, Dept. of

 Record Group
Identifier: DPI
Scope and Contents This record group contains records created and maintained by the South Dakota Department of Public Instruction and includes vocational education and rehabilitation correspondence, scrapbooks, and publications; audit reports, newsletters, and other publications produced by the superintendent's office; and school district reorganization correspondence.
Dates: 1895 - 2003; Majority of material found within 1965 - 1977

School District and Township Election and Voter Records, 1908 - 1979

 Series — Box 4459-4467
Identifier: ACC 2011-041:
Scope and Contents This series contains school district records including administrative reports including financial and audit reports and aid applications; County Superintendent or township school board correspondence; gradebooks and teacher’s reports; student-completed standardized exams; textbook and supplies inventories as well as receipts and expenses; teacher’s files; student census records; and various publications including newsletters and bulletins. This series also contains township election and voter...
Dates: 1908 - 1979

School District Reorganization Correspondence, 1961 - 1965

 Sub-Series — Box 2208B
Identifier: ACC 2015-007:
Scope and Contents This series contains correspondence between the Department of Public Instruction’s Reorganization Consultants, school boards and school superintendents in various South Dakota counties regarding school reorganization plans during the 1960s.
Dates: 1961 - 1965

School Laws and Newsletters, 1929 - 1973

 Series — Box 401
Identifier: ACC 84-069:
Scope and Contents This series contains books of South Dakota Education laws from 1929 through 1963 and pamphlets from various state agencies regarding the different programs for grades kindergarten through high school. Subjects include dealing with behavioral issues, equal opportunities for students, Title One programs and substance abuse education. Books are arranged chronologically. See list for pamphlet arrangement.
Dates: 1929 - 1973

School Records and Bound Volumes (RESTRICTED), 1855 - 1970

 Series
Identifier: ACC 2010-077, Series 1:
Scope and Contents This series contains school records such as teacher’s reports detailing student performance; annual reports and other financial documents; and correspondence dating from 1855-1970
Dates: 1855 - 1970

State Nursery School Project, 1933 - 1944

 Series
Identifier: ACC 92-141
Scope and Contents This series contains records from the Works Progress Association’s State Nursery School Project. The national project originally was established in 1933 to offer meals, health care and education to children and parents from households which were low-income or suffering from the economic downturn. With the outbreak of World War II, the program was extended into the 1940s to provide ongoing care for younger children. In 1934 LaVilla Hammer (Dowdell) was appointed as Director of the South Dakota...
Dates: 1933 - 1944

State Office A-95 Grant Applications, 1980 - 1982

 Series — Box 2772-2773
Identifier: ACC 2015-126:
Scope and Contents This series contains applications for federal grants from various departments within the South Dakota state government. Applications found in this series originated from the Dept. of Social Services, Dept. of Agriculture, Dept. of Water and Natural Resources, Dept. of Education and Dept. of Health. The A-95 Clearing House system allowed for local governments to comment on projects requesting grants before the federal government made a decision on granting funds. Applications have been kept in...
Dates: 1980 - 1982