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Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Morrow County Records Inventory

School District Records

1881-1970

Series reports the general and financial statistics of each school district located in the county. Information includes school district number and clerk's name; number of individuals within the district between ages four and twenty; number of teachers employed; number of school houses (owned by the district); number of legal voters; number of libraries and books within each; number of private schools; cash on hand at last report; district tax received from county; state schools funds received; general value of school grounds and furnishings; property values; enrollment; number of students enrolled from outlying districts; school census; and board minutes. Series may also contain school attendance and grade reports and data on students and parents. Records may be titled School District Clerk Annual Report, District Clerk's Book of Records, District Clerk Record Book, or Oregon School Register and Record Book, which is the most comprehensive record of school district activities.

The name of the first teacher listed in a school register is included in many of the listings below.

Records at the Morrow County Museum:
District Clerk's Book of Records [District No. 4], 1899-1904 (1 volume);
District Clerk's Book of Records [District No. 53], 1892-1898 (1 volume);
District Clerk's Record Book [District No. 4], 1901-1907 (1 volume);
District Clerk's Record Book [District No. 17], 1929-1933 (1 volume);
District Clerk's Record Book [District No. 25], 1915-1917 (1 volume);
District Clerk's Record Book [District No. 35-Ione], 1916-1918 (1 volume);
District Clerk's Record Book [District No. 53], 1910-1920, 1923-1934 (4 volumes);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 3], 1911-1917 (1 volume); 
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 4], 1901-1907 (2 volumes); 
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 27/22-Gooseberry], 1912-1921, 1926-1931 (2 volumes);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 53], 1907-1930 (3 volumes);
School Register and Record Book [District No. 53], 1892-1900 (2 volumes);
[School Register-portion], 1900-1907 (1 volume).

Records at the Old Lexington School Building, Vault (District 1 Records):
23 [Oregon School Register and Record Book-Heppner Elementary], 1962 (1 volume);
Dist # 1 [Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. 1], 1941-1942 (1 volume);
District Clerk's Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner], 1911-1913 (1 volume);
Old Registers [Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. 1-Heppner], 1943-1956 (1 cu.ft.);
Old School Records [Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 1], 1922-1923 (1 volume);
Old School Records [Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 2], 1916-1924 (1 volume); 1928-1929 (1 volume);
Old School Records [Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 5], 1924-1926 (1 volume);
Old School Records [Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. 1-Heppner-High School], 1924-1925 (1 volume);
[Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. 1-Heppner], 1919-1920 (1 volume); 1926-1927 (1 volume); 1946-1949 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Beth Bleakman], 1927 (1 volume); 1933-1939 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Clara Turner], 1922-1926 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Ethel Casey], 1914-1917 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 1], 1917-1919 (1 volume); 1926-1928 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 2], 1918-1922 (1 volume); 1935-1939 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 3], 1924-1929 (1 volume); 1929-1933 (1 volume); 1935-1939 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 4], 1930-1935 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 5], 1913-1916 (1 volume); 1917-1919 (1 volume); 1922-1925 (1 volume); 1927-1928 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 6], 1915-1918 (1 volume); 1930-1936 (1 volume); 1936-1939 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 7], 1924-1926 (1 volume); 1931-1935 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 8], 1917-1918 (1 volume); 1918-1923 (1 volume); 1924-1927 (1 volume); 1927-1929 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grades 1 and 6], 1918-1924 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Helen Fredereckson], 1925-1929 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner High School], 1915-1922 (1 volume); 1920-1921 (1 volume); 1925-1926 (1 volume); 1927-1928 (1 volume); 1930-1931 (1 volume); 1931-1932 (1 volume); 1934-1935 (1 volume); 1935-1936 (1 volume); 1936-1937 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Neta Douglas], 1918-1923 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-William Paulson], 1928-1929 (1 volume); 1929-1930 (1 volume);
Register [Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. 1RC-Heppner Elementary School], 1962-1963 (1 volume).

Records at the Old Lexington School Building, Vault (Other Districts School Registers):
2 [Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. R1-Lexington], 1956-1963 (1 volume);
3rd Grade [Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. R1-Ione], 1958-1960 (1 volume);
12 [Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. 12-Lexington], 1948-1953 (1 volume);
40 [Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. 40], 1947-1959 (1 volume);
Do Not Destroy [Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. 12-Lexington], 1955-1956 (1 volume); 
Grade 1 [Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. R1-Ione], 1955-1961 (1 volume);
Grade 2 [Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. R1-Ione], 1955-1961 (1 volume);
Grade 8 [Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. R1-Ione], 1955-1960 (1 volume);
H.S. 12 [40 [Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. 12-Lexington], 1939-1948 (1 volume);
Lexington Grade 1 [Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 12-Lexington-Grade 1], 1952-1953 (1 volume);
Old Registers [Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. 10-Irrigon], 1940-1954 (.75 cu.ft.);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 3-Stella Perry Drake], 1918-1923 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 10-Irrigon-Ingrid Boling], 1937-1939 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 11-May Chubb], 1913-1919 (1 volume);
[Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. 12-Lexington], 1924-1925 (1 volume); 1924-1926 (2 volumes); 1926-1932 (1 volume); 1927-1928 (1 volume); 1944-1958 (.25 cu.ft.);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 12-Lexington-Audra White], 1926-1931 (1 volume);  
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 12-Lexington-Grades 1 and 2], 1926-1932 (1 volume);  1933-1936 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 12-Lexington-Grades 3 and 4], 1932-1937 (1 volume); 
[Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. 12-Lexington-Grades 3 and 4], 1957-1963 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 12-Lexington-Grades 5 and 6], 1927-1935 (1 volume); 1959-1963 (1 volume); 
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 12-Lexington-Grades 7 and 8], 1959-1961 (1 volume); 
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 12-Lexington High School], 1931-1936 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 17], 1929-1930 (1 volume);
[Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. 35-Ione], 1955-1959 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 40], 1929-1932 (1 volume); 
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 42-Twin Pines and Balm Fork], 1914-1921 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 49], 1934-1939 (1 volume); 
[Oregon School Register and Record Book-Ione High School], 1960-1962 (1 volume);
School Register Record [Oregon School Register and Record Book-various districts], 1940-1944 (1 volume);
Teacher's Register [Oregon School Register and Record Book-District Nos. 19, 40, 42], 1943-1946 (1 volume).

Records at the Old Lexington School Building, Vault (Other Districts Miscellaneous Record):
24 [District Clerk's Record Book-District No. 24], 1947-1950 (1 volume);
38 [District Clerk's Record Book-District No. 38], 1937-1941 (1 volume);
42 [District Clerk's Record Book-District No. 42], 1936-1948 (1 volume);
Annual Report of Standard High School [all districts], 1943-1958 (1 volume);
Annual Reports [School District-various districts-trifolded], ca.1887-ca.1900 (1 cu.ft.);
Budget Petitions [School District-various districts-trifolded], ca.1917-ca.1929 (1 volume);
[Budget-School District-various districts], 1952-1956 (1 volume);
Census [Clerk's Annual Census Report-various districts-title varies], 1918 (1 volume); 1918-1919 (1 volume); 1920-1921 (1 volume); 1923-1925 (1 volume); 1926-1928 (1 volume); 1934-1946 (1 volume); 1954-1970 (1 volume);
[Clerk's Annual Census Report-various districts], 1930-1932 (1 volume); 1935-1943 (1 volume);
Clerk's Annual Financial Reports [District Clerk's Record Book-various districts], 1933-1942 (1 volume);
Clerk's Record [District Clerk's Record Book-Rural], 1958-1959 (1 volume);
Clerk's Record Rural [District Clerk's Annual Report-District Nos. 31, 32, 34, 37, 59], 1936-1947 (1 volume);
Clerk's Records Rural [District Clerk's Record Book], 1933-1949 (1 volume);
District 6 [District Clerk's Record Book-District No. 6], 1934-1947 (1 volume); 
District 34 [District Clerk's Record Book-District No. 34], 1936-1941 (1 volume);
District 41 [District Clerk's Record Book-District No. 41], 1935-1953 (1 volume); 
Dist # 2 Lena [District Clerk's Record Book], 1934-1950 (1 volume);
Dist # 3 Willow Way [District Clerk's Record Book], 1934-1950 (1 volume);
Dist # 19 Rood Canyon [District Clerk's Record Book-District No. 19], 1949-1951 (1 volume); 
Dist # 35 Ione Clerks Room Records [District Clerk's Record Book-various districts], ca.1935-ca.1955 (1 cu.ft.);
District Clerk's Book of Records [District No. 11-Liberty], 1892-1895 (1 volume);
District Clerk's Record Book [District No. 9], 1929-1934 (1 volume);
District Clerk's Record Book [District No. 15], 1926-1928 (1 volume); 1930-1932 (1 volume);
District Clerk's Record Book [District No. 23-Devine Lexington], 1930-1934 (1 volume);
District Clerk's Record Book [District No. 35-Ione], 1902-1903 (1 volume); 1904 (1 volume); 1905-1906 (1 volume); 1914-1915 (1 volume); 1924-1926 (1 volume); 1926-1927 (1 volume); 1927-1928 (1 volume); 1928-1930 (1 volume);
District Clerk's Record Book [District No. 35-Ione High School], 1932-1933 (1 volume);
Final Record of Standings [District No. 12-Lexington High School], ca.1950-ca.1957 (1 volume);
Final Record of Standings [District No. 27-Alpine High School], 1924 (1 volume);
Final Record of Standings [Lexington Grade School and High School], 1923-1935 (1 volume);
Lexington [District Clerk's Record Book-District No. 12-Lexington], 1951-1952 (1 volume);
Non-High Board [School-includes minutes, budgets, and related records], 1946-1955 (1 volume);
Old School Records [District Clerk's Record Books-various districts], ca.1935-ca.1943 (1 cu.ft.);
[Oregon School District Annual Report-Heppner-includes other districts], 1944-1947 (1 volume);
Rural [District Clerk's Record Book], 1948-1954 (1 volume);
[School Budget Notices-various districts], 1952-1955 (1 volume).

Records at the Old Lexington School Grounds Building, Records Storage Area (District 1 School Registers):
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Angeline Amidon], 1918-1923 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 1-Beth Bleakman], 1928-1933 (1 volume);  
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 1-Mrs. B. Watkins], 1918-1922 (1 volume); 
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 3-Elizabeth Dix], 1922-1926 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 3-Janette McDougall], 1918-1922 (1 volume); 
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 4-Elizabeth Phelps], 1927-1930 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 4-Gloria Christ], 1923-1927 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 4-Mrs. Doherty], 1935-1939 (1 volume); 
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 5-Etta Dale], 1934-1939 (1 volume); 
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 5-Harriet Sheldon], 1918-1921 (1 volume); 
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 5-Miriam McDonald], 1929-1934 (1 volume); 
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 6-Leotia Bennehoff], 1927-1931 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 6-Ruth Case], 1921-1925 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 7-Ethel Raglan], 1916-1918 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 7-Juanita Leathers], 1934-1939 (1 volume);   
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 7-Lucy Rodgers], 1926-1930 (1 volume); 
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 8-Gerald Brunson], 1929-1933 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-Grade 8-Harold Buhman], 1934-1939 (1 volume);     
[Oregon School Register and Record Book-District No. 1-Heppner Grade School], 1940-1955 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner High School], 1934-1935 (1 volume); 1938-1939 (1 volume); 
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner High School-Heard], 1921-1922 (1 volume); 
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner High School-Mather], 1922-1923 (1 volume);  1923-1924 (1 volume); 
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner High School-William Paulson], 1931-1932 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner-J.W. Heard], 1921-1922 (1 volume).

Records at the Old Lexington School Grounds Building, Records Storage Area (Other Districts School Registers):
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 12-Gladys Benge], 1924-1925 (1 volume); 
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 12-Grades 5 and 6-Betty Skyles], 1935-1938 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 12-Grades 7 and 8-Lillian Turner], 1932-1939 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 12-High School-George Tucker Principal], 1929-1931 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 12-High School-William Campbell], 1936-1939 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 12-Pearl Vail], 1924-1925 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 26-Annie Grabhorn], 1925-1932 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 26-Fannie Goodall], 1911-1915 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 26-High School-V.G. Wood], 1925-1933 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 26-Irene Brown], 1925-1932 (1 volume);
Oregon School Register and Record Book [District No. 26-Mrs. W.L. Suddarth], 1921-1925 (1 volume).

Records at the Old Lexington School Grounds Building, Records Storage Area (Miscellaneous Records):
Annual Report of School District [includes several districts-trifolded], 1911-1919 (.40 cu.ft.);
Board of Directors Records [School Board Minutes and Related Records-Umatilla County District No. 66-later Morrow County District No. 40], 1881-1890 (1 volume);
Census Reports [includes several districts-trifolded], 1915 (.05 cu.ft.); 1919-1924 (.05 cu.ft.); 1927-1928 (.05 cu.ft.);
Clerk's Annual Financial Report [includes all districts], 1943-1949 (1 volume);
District Clerks' Annual Reports [includes all districts], 1901-1922 (1 volume);
District Clerk's Annual Reports [includes all districts], 1904-1907 (1 volume);
District Clerk's Annual Reports [includes all districts], vol. 1, 1912-1922 (1 volume);
District Clerk's Record Book [District No. 1-Heppner], 1910-1911 (1 volume); 1914-1916 (1 volume); 1916-1918 (1 volume); 1919-1923 (1 volume);
District Clerk's Record Book [District No. 12], 1916-1919 (1 volume); 1920-1921 (1 volume); 1922-1923 (1 volume); 1923-1925 (1 volume); 1926-1927 (1 volume); 1929-1933 (2 volumes);
District Clerk's Record Book [District No. 15], 1930-1933 (1 volume);
District Clerk's Record Book [District No. 34], 1928-1929 (1 volume);
District Clerk's Record Book [District No. 35-Ione], 1909-1910 (1 volume); 1912-1913 (1 volume); 1913-1914 (1 volume); 1915-1916 (1 volume); 1918-1920 (1 volume); 1920-1921 (1 volume); 1921-1924 (1 volume); 1931-1932 (1 volume); 1933-1934 (1 volume);
District Clerk's Record Book [District No. 35-Ione High School], 1930-1931 (1 volume);
Gill's School Register [Umatilla County District No. 66-later Morrow County], 1884-1886 (1 volume);
Hardman High School Permanent Records, 1925-1943 (1 volume);
Heppner School Board Minutes, 1923-1936 (1 volume);
High School Report of District Clerk [includes several districts-trifolded], 1915-1924 (.10 cu.ft.);
High School Reports, 1925-1928 (.05 cu.ft.);
[School District Record-Umatilla County District No. 74-later Morrow County District No. 40], 1882-1889 (1 volume);
Student Record Heppner High School [with index], 1910-ca.1914 (1 volume);
[Teacher's Annual Report], 1918-1922 (.35 cu.ft.); 1939-1951 (.30 cu.ft.);
Teachers Annual Reports [trifolded], 1917 (.05 cu.ft.); 1923-1927 (.35 cu.ft.); 1930-1942 (.30 cu.ft.);
Teachers Report of the Public School [includes several districts-trifolded], 1887-1895 (.10 cu.ft.).

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