Hearne Academy
Historically Black College




Annual Report Of The Board 1899

Hearne Academy, founded at Hearne, Tex.; Prof. J. H. Anderson, 1896; teachers employed, colored .6; present estimated value of property, $6000; no incumbrance; floating debts $2400; receipts, white churches and individuals $100, colored churches and individuals $596.90; appropriations, by the Society $500; enrolment, males 34, females 40, total 74; average attendance, day pupils 16, boarders 31, general average 47; preparing for college, 35; receiving systematic instruction in industrial work, 42; preparing to teach, 35; preparing for the ministry, 2; pursuing minister's course, 2; pursuing missionary training course, 7; receiving gratuity, 31; conversions, 7; average cost per pupil for instruction only, $3; for school supplies only, $2.10; for board, including all necessary labor in preparing it for use, $6.80; for all expenses incurred in conducting the school, except special improvements, $10.90.•

Financial Statement made in Annual Report defective.