Town Square

Enrollment jumps at MV Whisman

Original post made on Oct 14, 2010

Enrollment is up substantially this fall at local elementary and middle schools. Officials speculate that the marked — and unanticipated — rise is due, in part, to an influx of military families moving into Moffett Field housing, as well as fewer fifth-graders than usual leaving the district.

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Posted by Marketing Spin
a resident of Sylvan Park
on Oct 14, 2010 at 2:03 pm

Nice marketing spin... Only two or three students over the [revised] target student-teacher ratio...
So let's do some math...
~ last year 20-1 ratio
~ this year 28-1 ratio

Since when is a 40% y-o-y increase not cause for alarm?