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ERIC Number: ED141046
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
Statistics Concerning Indian Education, Fiscal Year 1975.
Pierce, Tonietta, Comp.
Presenting statistical data on the 1975 Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) operated schools, this publication is comprised of the following tabular data: (1) school census by BIA area and agency; (2) number of BIA schools operated, by type (day and boarding schools); (3) enrollment and average daily attendance by BIA area; (4) BIA boarding school enrollment and average daily attendance; (5) BIA day school enrollment and average daily attendance; (6) BIA dormitory enrollment and average daily attendance; (7) BIA school enrollment by grade and area; (8) BIA school completions and graduates by area; (9) BIA school enrollment by degree of Indian blood; (10) BIA school enrollment by tribe; (11) BIA school construction summary by area; (12) activities under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, Public Law 89-10 (ESEA); (13) BIA higher education programs; (14) Johnson-O'Malley enrollments; (15) enrollments in schools contracted for operation by American Indian groups; and (16) BIA adult education programs and state funded programs for American Indian adults. A statistical fact sheet summarizing 1975 BIA school data is also presented, indicating a 1975 enrollment of 49,806 students aged 5 to 18 with an average daily attendance of 36,689.5, high school graduates numbering 1,511, 8th grade completions numbering 2,584, and post-graduate completions or placements numbering 287. (JC)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Agency Role, American Indians, Average Daily Membership, Boarding Schools, Census Figures, Day Schools, Dormitories, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrollment, Federal Legislation, Graduates, Higher Education, Programs, School Construction, Schools, Statistical Data, Tables (Data), Tribally Controlled Education, Tribes
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Indian Affairs (Dept. of Interior), Washington, DC. Office of Education Programs.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Elementary and Secondary Education Act; Johnson O Malley Act