ERIC Number: ED202639
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
Statistics Concerning Indian Education, Fiscal Year 1977.
McLemore, Bob, Comp.; And Others
The publication contains tabular statistical data on Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) operated schools during 1977: (1) numbers of Indian children ages 5-18 and over 18 enrolled in school by area, agency, and school status; (2) number of schools operated, by type; (3) enrollment and average daily membership by type of school; (4) boarding school enrollment and average daily membership; (5) day school enrollment and average daily membership; (6) dormitory enrollment and average daily membership; (7) school enrollment by grade level and area; (8) school completions and graduates by area; (9) school enrollment by degree of American Indian blood; (10) school construction summary by location; (11) school enrollment by tribe; (12) participation in programs authorized by the Elementary and Secondary Education Act; (13) higher education programs; (14) Johnson O'Malley enrollments by area; (15) enrollments in schools contracted to American Indian groups for operation. A fact sheet is included, indicating that 45,276 Indian students were enrolled in 194 BIA schools with an average daily membership of 40,432.9; that an additional 5,371 atudents were enrolled in contract schools; that high school graduates numbered 1,614; and that post graduate completions and placements numbered 651. (SB)
Descriptors: Agency Role, American Indian Education, American Indians, Average Daily Membership, Boarding Schools, Census Figures, Day Schools, Dormitories, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrollment, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Graduates, Higher Education, School Construction, Tribally Controlled Education, Tribes
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Indian Affairs (Dept. of Interior), Washington, DC. Office of Education Programs.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Johnson O Malley Act