The University School Records consists of administrative files that contain an array of materials kept by departments and faculty members. These files include annual reports, enrollment data, official reports for end of the year statistics, school bulletins, teaching materials such as lectures and reading assignments, and facility management records that cover space usage, expansions to the facility, and reviews of furniture for offices and classrooms. There are also materials concerning program organization and evaluations of current and future plans of study as well as statements about the function of the University School.
Also found within the administrative files are files kept by faculty and administrators on students attending University School. These files include lists of graduates, ranks in class, seniors, and a grade ledger showing grades awarded to students as well as comments and curriculum information.
There are files kept for campus organizations, student organizations and off campus organizations that were in use during the schools time of operation. Also, files kept on plays that were held on campus as well as news clippings about some of the history of University School may be found within this collection.
A collection of yearbooks from University School ranging from 1940 to 1991 are held within these records as well as various university publications. You will also find a time capsule that houses items put together by students and staff of Laboratory School. Photographs of students, faculty, staff, and other happenings on or around campus can be seen here as well. Finally, a collection of music and citizenship plaques and awards that have been presented to students and staff may be seen.
Series 1: Administrative Files, circa 1970-1990
Series 2: Organization Files, 1965-1990
Series 3: Administrative Files - History, circa 1960-1990
Series 4: Official reports, year end statistics, circa 1960-1990
Series 5: Music & Citizenship Plaques and Awards, 1940-1980
Series 6: Grade Ledgers, 1920-1940
Series 7: University Publications, circa 1930-1980
Series 8: Babbler and Analyst Yearbooks, 1922-1992
Series 9: Photographs, circa 1950-1985
Series 10: Time Capsule, circa 1990-1992
Series 11: Newspaper clippings, circa 1930-1985
Series 12: Personnel Files, circa 1975-1990
Series 13: Junior Statesman and Test Tube newsletters
Series 14: Commencement Programs and Graduation Lists
Series 15: Transcripts, circa 1900-1940
Series 16: Reverberator journals, 1911-1921
Series 17: Scrapbooks and memorabilia