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Redgrave.--A well-built double school, with 20 0 500
residence for master and mistress, and good playground. The children quiet and attentive; ihe instruction elementary, but pains taken. The examination of the Church Catechism was very satisfactory. The master and mis. tress trained at Norwich. The school building
Southwold.--This school has been conducted 28 0 0 73 Öm.
during the last year by a master whom I ap7 0 Sem pstress.
pointed at the request of the committee. Since 1 11 Monitor.
the school has re-opened, 160 boys and 100 girls have been admitted. They are instructed in two rooms, and in separate classes, by one master and monitors. Excellent order is preserved without any undue severity. The boys read the History of England, learn geography and grammar, are well advanced in reading, and have a satisfactory knowledge of the Scriptures. The master is a conscientious and intelligent man, who has succeeded, under extremely difficult circumstances, in establishing a good school, and in winning the confidence of all parties. The trustees have agreed to suggestions by which the organization of
the school is likely to be improved. Stoke by-Nayland. -An inconvenient school
room in a cottage. The boys are intelligent and receive some general information, and appear well instructed by a zealous master. The girls read well; more time than usual given to needlework. I was favourably impressed by the inanner aud behaviour of the elder girls. The infants appear to be kept in good order by a respectable
Stonham-Aspal.-School building cost 2831; 13° 0 42 o 30 Ö Ms.
a handsome, well-arranged school-room. The 7 VA.Ms,
instruction is elementary, but conducted 10 Mo.
upon a good plan. The mistress is zealous and intelligent. The children answer satisfac.
torily on religious subjects.
Stowmarket.--Neither of these schools is in a 5 10 65 0 63 0 ° 20 083 iż o
satisfactory condition. The attendance is neither punctual nor regular. The girls are entirely ignorant of most subjects, and not advanced in any. I cannot make a more
favourable report of the boys.
Stratford. The younger children read dis13 13 57 17 40
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tinctly. The attendance is very irregular,
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and Mistress te ceive 178, and 158, a-weel respectively, in writing, arithmetic, reading, and the repetition of the Catechism. The girls' school is not improved, except in ciphering. The master is an active young man, trained in a parochial school at Finsbury.
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Tattingstone. With the exception of geography, 6 18 10 the instruction is quite elementary. Reading
taught with some success. Writing is improved. The mistress takes pains, but is cleficient in system.
Theberton. The school is built in the churchi is o 29 i o yard. The master attends in the morning,
the mistress both morning and afternoon. The instruction is conducted with care, but with little system. Catechism well repeated and explained. There is a deficiency of books
Tuddenham.—The children very young, and 340 31 40 have learned very little. The school building
is in a bad state of repair.
Uggeshal.—The children read very well; writing
unusually good; and the religious instruction
Wangford.—The religious instruction is sound 69 40
and practical, and the master takes pains.
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Welnethan Parva -A neat well-built school. 11 ii o 26 ii o
room. The children very young, and are instructed in elementary subjects by a respiectable woman, who has not had the advantage of training. The children are taken into the fields as soon as they can cry loud
enough to frighteu the crows.
Weybread.—A very handsome room. There is 5 15 0 20 is o
a striking disproportion between the spacious and expensive building and the number who are likely to attend. The children are young, but read well, and understand the Church
Westleton.—These schools are conducted with sii 70 ii
0 great care; the boys vow learn geography and
are intelligent.' i'he religious instruction is good in both schools. The grant for apparatus has produced an excellent effect. Registration
Wickham-Market. — A striking improvement 12 16 0 70 16 0 has taken place in the boys' school, especially
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Wickham-Skeith.-A pretty village school, in
which a few young children are under the care of a young woman, sent to keep them together until the services of a regular mistress can be secured. The religious instruction is good. The school was kept by the clergyman and
his wife for five weeks, and is maintained at Wisset. -The school-room is not well ventilated,
The children obedient and cheerful, and read the Testament witb ease. The methods are peculiar, and not unsuccessful. The clergymau fears that he will not be able to keep this
school open, owing to the want of support. Witnesham.-A good school, supported by the
rector. The teachers would be much benefited
by training. Woolpit.-The children read tolerably well,
and the penmanship is very good. There
the instruction elementary, but pains have been taken with the reading, and the children give pleasing answers to simple and practical ques
tions on religious subjects. The organization of these schools might be con
siderably improved with properly trained
teachers. 24 13 0 Wolverstone.-'The manners of the children are
good, and the instruction shows both care and skill in the mistress. Some girls read with
ease in books of general information. Wrentham.--The master and mistress are in.
efficient, but the children have been admirably taught by a lady who attends the school regu. larly. The History of England, geography, and grammar, are taught with success. The infant-school tolerably well conducted by a young mistress. Yoxford.—Both schools are in good order; the
instruction is elementary, but conducted with great care. Penmanship unusually good ; ciphering to the Rule of T'uree; and good religious instruction. The school is much improved since last year.