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Historic leaves, volume 5, April, 1906 - January, 1907, Charlestown schools after 1825 (Continued.) (search)
to the board of trustees and teachers was received from the mayor of Salem to attend a celebration on the occasion of the opening of several new schoolhouses in that city March 1, 1842. It was accepted. There is no reference on the records of the trustees to the important fact that the schools without the Neck, after this year, were lost to Charlestown forever. From the annual report, signed April 19, 1842, we read: The recent division of the town by act of the Legislature, dated February 25, 1842, annexed a part of the town to West Cambridge, and an act dated March 3, 1842, incorporated the town of Somerville. This diminishes the number of schools one grammar, two district, and four primary. According to the last report, the salary paid the seven teachers of these schools was $2,090, and the number of pupils was 294. This series of articles on the history of the schools of Charlestown, from their earliest establishment to the incorporation of Somerville, must now come to a