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Record 14,800 Local Students To Be Heading For Classrooms

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1961
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Record 14,800 Local Students To Be tiding For Classrooms<br><br>’ —"" riassrnom additions to Tap-1 rollments of other new students<br><br>j An all-time record of an estimated 14,800 public, private and parochial school children will trek to classrooms in Ann Arbor after Labor Day, Sept. 4.<br><br>About 12,800 of the students will enroll, on a varied schedule in the Ann Arbor Public Schools, an estimated increase of 600.<br><br>Approximately 542 students j will enroll in the University School, about 1,000 in St.<br><br>Thomas Catholic School and some 430 students in St. Francis of Assissi School, an increase of 85.<br><br>Generally, the students, after nearly a three-month vacation, will find some new teachers, spruced-up classrooms, new en-rollees with whom they can make friends and some new or altered courses<br><br>New to St. Francis is Sister Helen Mary, who has been<br><br>| named that school’s principal,! Classroom additions to Tap replacing Sister Marie Eleanor.1 pan Junior High School, Ann Sister Mary was previously sta- Arbor High, Angell and Wines<br><br>tioned at Visitation School in Detroit.<br><br>Of the 640 public school teachers and other professional staff who will report to more than 25 schools in the city, 145 of them are new to the system as additions to take care of the swollen enrollment and as replacements.<br><br>---------------. .. A;-)■<br><br>Schools will be under way when students return, but they are not expected to be completed until after the fall term is under way.<br><br>Ann Arbqr High School students will enroll all next week on an alphabetical schedule, including transferees from the three junior high school^. En<br><br><br><br>the 1<br><br>4<br><br>,6<br><br>rollments of other new students will begin Monday and continue until school starts, Wednesday, Sept. 6.<br><br>The schedule is as follows: Monday — 8:30 a.m., A- An:<br><br>9 a.m., Ap-Baq; 9:30 a.m., Bar-Bay; 10 a.m. Baz-Bes; 10:30 a.m. Bet-Bot; 11 a.m. Bou-Buc; 1 p.m., Bud-Car; 1:30 p.m. Cas-Cl; 2 p.m. Cm-Coo; 2:30 p.m. Cp-Da; 3 p.m., Db-Di; 3:30 p.m. Dj-Dy.<br><br>Tuesday — 8:30 a.m. E;/9 a.m. F-Fl; 9:30 a.m. Fm-Fz;<br><br>10 a.m. Ga-Gib; 10:30 a.m. Gic-<br><br>Gl; 11 a.m. Gm-Gra; 1 p.m. Grb-Gy; 1:30 p.m. H-Har; 2 p.m. Has-Her; 2:30 p.m. Hes-"oT; 'MozMtftj1*3:30 p.m.<br><br>Joh-Kah.<br><br>Wednesday — 8:30 a.m. Kai-Ker; 9 a.m. Kes-Kz; 9:30 a.m. L-Lay; 10 a.m. Laz-Lit; 10:30 a.m. Liu-Lz; 11 a.m, Me; 1 p.m. Mac-Mau; 1:30 p.m. Mav-Miz; 2 p.m. Mj-Mov; 2:30 p.m. Mow-Nev; 3 p.m. New-O; 3:30 p.m., P-Pea.<br><br>Thursday — 8:30 a.m. Peb-Pow; 9 a.m. Pp-Rea; 9:30 a.m. Reb-Roa; 10 a.m. Rob-Roy; 10:30 a.m. Ru-Saz; 11 a.m. Sb-Sea; 1 p.m. Seb-Sin; 1:30 p.m. Sj-Sop; 2 p.m., Soq-Stev; 2:30 p.m., Stew-Sz; 3 p.m., Ta-Ti; 3:30 p.m., Tj-V Friday — 8:30 a.m. W-Web; 9 a.m. Wec-Wie; 9:30 a.m. Wif-Wol; and 10 a.m. Wom-Z.<br><br><br><br>High School students who fail to enroll at scheduled times will be enrolled by appointment between 7 and 8 p.m. next Wednesday and Thursday, 1:30 and 4 p.m. next Friday, 3 and<br><br>Tuesday, Sept. 5.<br><br>High School students will register in classrooms beginning at<br><br>8:20 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6. Full day classes start the following day.<br><br>The public schools kinder-, garten section will similarly enroll on an alphabetical schedule as follows:<br><br>A-D, 8:3Q a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6; E-K, 1:30 p.m. Sept. 6; L-R, 8:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 7; and S-Z, 1:30 p.m. Sept. 7.<br><br>Kindergarten classes will be-jgin Monday, Sept. 11*<br><br>Other Times Given The public schools’ grades 1 Through 6 will enroll at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6, with ! first full-day classes beginning the following day.<br><br>Full class days will start Fri-| day. Sept. 8, at Forsythe, Slau-son and Tappan Junior High Schools. Seventh graders will enroll at 8:20 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6, while eighth and ninth-graders will enroll at 8:20 a.m. the following day.<br><br>Students new to Forsythe will pre-register between 9 a.m. arid noon next Wednesday, Thursday and Friday prior to enrolling normally with other students.<br><br>St. Francis of Assisi, which has grades 1 through 8 will enroll at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 5.<br><br>Some 700 St. Thomas elementary students will begin full class days on Sept. 6, while the school’s estimated 325 high school students will start full days Sept. 7.<br><br>Mass Planned St. Thomas grades 2 through 9 will first meet at 8 a.m. Mass<br><br>Son Sept. 5, while grade 1 will report at 8:30 a.m. that day. There will be an orientation session for ninth graders. ,<br><br>St. Thomas’s 10th through 12th grades will first report at ; 1 p.m. Sept. 5.<br><br>University School 7th through 12th graders will report on I Thursday, Sept. 7, while ele-mehtary pupils will enroll Mon-jday, Sept. 11, when full-day | sessions will being.<br><br>! Seventh through 12th graders new to the schools will report at 8:15 p.m. Thursday at the Schorling Auditorium, while others in those grades will re-iport at 10 a.m. that day.