Education: School for Bright Children

Detroit spends $287 a year to educate a subnormal child, $58 for a smart one.

This seemed unfair to; Mrs. Evelyn Stafford Brannon, mother of three bright children. Mrs. Brannon, an alumna of Antioch and Columbia and onetime teacher at Chicago's Sherwood School, decided to start a school for bright children.

This week Mrs. Brannon's unusual school, the Sherwood School of Bloomfield Hills, finished its first year $10,000 in the red, but pleased with the accomplishments of its remarkable pupils, aged 2 to 13. Mrs. Brannon had no trouble finding bright children, had less...

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