Date of Award


Degree Type

Thesis (On-Campus Access Only)

Degree Name

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)


This study is concerned with the recent development and present status of the school districts within the county. It also deals with the reorganization of the school districts of Washington County as part of a state wide redistricting movement as set forth in a recent study (The Study of Public Elementary and Secondary Education in Oregon) by Dr. T. C. Holy under the authority of the State Board of Education. Further, it discusses the methods and problems of district reorganization which are particular to Washington County because of its uniqueness.