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Enrollment at R-I stabilizes after 10-year slump

Posted on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 12:34 pm

By Ethan Colbert

After years of sea-sawing enrollment figures, administrators with the Bowling Green R-I School District are saying that they believe the district’s enrollment has stabilized at 1,272 students after a decades-long gradual decrease in enrollment.
This year’s enrollment figures, which do not include students enrolled in the district’s pre-kindergarten program, are still a far cry from when the district’s enrollment peaked in 1976, when according to the Bowling Green Times archives there were 1,855 students enrolled at the local school district.

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