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Enrollment Meets Expectations

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Enrollment Meets Expectations

Schools in South Dakota take a head count of students on the last Friday of September, and that becomes their official enrollment for the year.

In Yankton this fall, there are two thousand six hundred seventy six students. Superintendent Dr. Wayne Kindle says that was just about what they estimated…

Kindle says they see some lower numbers, for at least the next few years…

Kindle says the continued downward slide shows the need for more coordination of economic development efforts…

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