CC/E board discusses enrollment numbers
District down 9 PK-6 students from previous year
March 4, 2021
Declining enrollment numbers were a topic of discussion Feb. 24 during the Clay Central/Everly school board meeting.
Superintendent Kevin Wood provided an update on CC/E's PK-6 student population, which has seen enrollment dip from 82 during the 2019-20 school year to 73 this year. Wood told the board to start thinking about the lower numbers, which affect the amount of per-pupil financial aid CC/E receives from the state each year. Fewer students mean less money for the district.
"I just wanted [the board] to know that hey, this is where we're at," Wood said after the meeting. "I wanted to...