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CHAPTER 533 AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 4 OF THE PUBLIC LAWS OF 1901 AND CHAPTER 485 OF THE PUBLIC LAWS OF 1903 AND OTHER LAWS RELATING TO THE PUBLIC SCHOOL LAW. The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:
Strike out section sixty-four of chapter four of the Public Laws of one thousand nine hundred and one and substitute the following: Every teacher or principal of a school to which aid shall be given under this act shall keep such records of the attendance and classification of pupils as shall be prescribed by the State Superintendent of Public Instruction or the county board of education, and at the end of each term and when requested at other times every teacher or principal shall report to the county superintendent of schools in such form and manner and on such blanks as shall be furnished them by the county superintendent of schools or the State Superintendent of Public Instruction. At the end of every term every principal or teacher of a public school shall report to the county superintendent of schools the length of term of the school, the race for which it was taught, the number, the sex and average daily attendance of the pupils, and the number of the district in which the school is taught, the number of children on census blank not attending any school, number of children under seventeen years of age not attending any school, stating some causes why they did not attend, how many families having children of school age did not send any of their children to school, how many families did, stating what personal effort has been made to get the children to attend school. The county superintendent shall not approve the final voucher for the salary of any principal or teacher until all reports have been made according to law and until the register has been properly filled out and filed with the chairman of the school committee or with the county superintendout of schools.