Aug 28, 2013 at 1:40 pm
Preliminary enrollment numbers for the grand forks school district suggest seven-thousand-134 students are hitting the books in week one of the 2013-14 school year. That’s up 267 from the same time one year ago. the count is also the highest enrollment for the district since 2007-2008. Assistant superintendent jody thompson says it’s the second straight year for growth and additional students are expected to come into the district over the next few months. The enrollment includes 169 additional elementary age kids….five in the middle schools…and 93 high school students.