Category: Teachers

1914-10-14 Teachers allowed to attend some evening activities

During a Called Meeting of the Board of Trustees on October 14, 1914 Board Minutes the following Resolution passed: “All teachers in the Public School may attend Chorus Practice at Trinity College, choir practice at any of the churches and any Exercises pertaining to the school Work any night during the Week. Any question arising in regard to the conduct of the Teachers, their privileges etc must be brought to the school Board by the Supt. and adjusted by the School Board and Superintendent.”   Note: During the Victorian era in Texas and across the United States, female school...

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1925-06-22 Xenia Voigt hired

From the June 22, 1925 Board of Trustees Minutes: Xenia Voigt was elected teacher for the 1925-26 term at a salary of $90 per month.   Xenia Voigt began her teaching career in the Stony Point school district as a first through fourth grade teacher. When the district consolidated with Round Rock ISD in 1925, Voigt was hired as a first grade teacher. Voigt also served as the principal of Northside Elementary School. Her career in teaching spanned 48 years and several generations. On April 7, 1975, Voigt Elementary was named in her honor. Board Minutes from...

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