Medicine Hat School District Enrolment is Up

An increase in enrolment numbers has prompted the province to shell out $1.3 million to Medicine Hat School District#76.

Secretary Treasurer Jerry Labossiere said the increase is due to numbers that were higher than projected in the spring.  “It’s driven mainly by our expanded enrolment,” he said.  “We have 212 extra students this year from the prior year, which translates to about a 3.1 percent growth.  We’re very happy with the September numbers this year.”

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