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Editorial: Enrollment crunch at local schools

Original post made on Nov 28, 2012

The two school districts serving most of Menlo Park and Atherton are bursting at the seams, which is causing a ripple effect as the enrollment bubble works its way through the schools.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, November 28, 2012, 12:00 AM

Comments (2)

Posted by facts, a resident of Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park
on Nov 28, 2012 at 2:58 pm

The growth in our elementary school enrollments will also be hitting MA, and the high school district is also looking at developing options for dealing with enrollment growth.


Posted by Menlo Voter, a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Nov 28, 2012 at 6:23 pm

And it will only get worse as we keep jamming ever more housing into our town. Especially, "low income."


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