The Wyoming Department of Education released numbers on Thursday revealing that enrollment in Wyoming schools is on the rise. The state saw its enrollment grow 2012-2013 by more than 1,500 students.
The increase was helped out by the largest kindergarten class in history. 8,131 students attended kindergarten this school year, which marks the fifth year in a row the state has set a record for enrollment. The state has seen its enrollment increase over 7,000 students during the past seven years.
The largest increase in enrollment for this year was in Natrona County, which had an increase of nearly 700 students. LCSD #1 was up 17 students.
The full report can be found at http://edu.wyoming.gov/