CC/E board discusses small class sizes
Administrators gathering info about combining rooms
December 7, 2023
Ongoing discussion about combining certain grade levels into one classroom topped discussion Nov. 30 at the Clay Central/Everly school board meeting.
School officials have been studying operations at Stratford Elementary, which faces small enrollment numbers like CC/E. According to discussion, Stratford routinely combines certain grade levels into one classroom to give students more opportunities to collaborate and build relationships.
CC/E, which currently has 51 students in grades K-6, has been mulling doing the same.
"Some people see it as daunting; I see it as an opportunity for us," sa...