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Kindergartens; nursery and night schools
Education (EDN) CHAPTER 16, TITLE 2, ARTICLE 35
§ 1712. Kindergartens; nursery and night schools. 1. The board of
education of each school district may maintain kindergartens which shall
be free to resident children between the ages of four and six years,
provided, however, such board may fix a higher minimum age for admission
to such kindergartens.

2. A board of education may maintain nursery schools which shall be
free to resident children and may fix the age for admission.

3. Night schools wherein the common branches and such additional
subjects as may be adapted to students applying for instruction are
taught on at least two nights each week, for two hours each night, shall
be maintained by the board of education and in each school district
where twenty or more persons from seventeen to twenty-one years of age
are required to attend upon evening instruction, or where twenty or more
persons over the age of sixteen years make applications for instruction
in a night school, on at least fifty nights. All night schools shall be
free to all persons residing in the district.