Curtlestown: Request for aid for salary for Asst Teacher 1875: ED1/97 (Archive Month #22)

ED1/97 No. 52, Curtlestown Roll #1119, Co. Wicklow, District 40

Request for aid by Thomas O’Dwyer towards the salary of an assistant teacher

5 April 1875

Jeremiah Golden is the principal, Margaret Dowling in the W-mistress, Mary A Doyle is monitress

Request for aid for Sarah ?Morris?/?Morrin? age 17yrs, appointed 17-2-1875.

70 males, 77 females currently enrolled in the school, average 30.3 males, 34.4 females

Report on application

Details as above – inspector comments that he believes the services of an assistant to be most necessary; such an appointment has been desirable since the superannuation of the late principal(E Phillips (July 73) as the attendance increased hugely after that change but no eligible person offered till lately.