- - 1907 - - SCHOOL NEWS IN NORTHWEST
Source: The State (Columbia, SC) Wednesday, December 25, 1907; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
Cokato, Minn., has 760 pupils, and taxable property to the amount of $187.00. The local tax levy this year is 32 mills, 28 mills going to the schools. The high school has three teachers, and nearly 50 pupils. The building cost $16,000, and the physics and chemistry apparatus cost $500. Only 2 percent of all the pupils in Cokato schools are American children; the others are Scandinavian.