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Cain: Increased enrollment is good news for Ellsworth schools

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The number of students attending public schools in the Ellsworth Community School District is seven more than last year, reported Superintendent Barry Cain Monday night.


District administrators had expected a decline of 26 students and were pleasantly surprised at the increase, said Cain, calling this "a very positive trend."

This year the district's overall student count was 1,649 for the third Friday in September, an official count day, said Cain.

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Judy Wiff
Judy Wiff has been regional editor for RiverTown’s Wisconsin newspapers since 1996. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and sociology from UW-River Falls. She has worked as a reporter for several weekly newspapers in Wisconsin.
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