ERIC Number: ED202640
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
Statistics Concerning Indian Education, Fiscal Year 1978.
Paquin, Bonnie, Comp.; Leading Fighter, Evelyn, Comp.
The pamphlet contains tabular statistical data regarding Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) operated schools during 1978. Included are tabular data regarding: (1) number of schools operated by type; (2) enrollment and average daily attendance by area; (3) boarding school enrollment and average daily attendance; (4) day school enrollment and average daily attendance; (5) dormitory enrollment and average daily attendance; (6) enrollment by grade and area; (7) completions and graduates by area; (8) enrollment by degree of Indian blood; (9) enrollment by tribe; (10) school construction summary; (11) participation in programs authorized by the Elementary and Secondary Education Act; (12) higher education programs; (13) Johnson O'Malley enrollments; (14) enrollments in schools contracted for tribal operation; and (15) adult education programs. A statistical fact sheet is included and indicates that enrollment in 188 BIA schools was 43,475 with an average daily enrollment of 40,129.5; that an additional 6,698 students were enrolled in 34 contract schools; that high school graduates numbered 1,513; and that postgraduate completions and placements numbered 507. A list of federally recognized tribes and bands completes the pamphlet. (SB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, 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