Elementary schools over capacity
Board talks school funding
Last updated 1/4/2024 at 5:49pm
CHENEY – School District Finance Director Jamie Reed recently highlighted developments and challenges, specifically the capacity of current elementary schools.
During a Dec. 13 School Board meeting, Reed said the district experienced a 6.3% growth in second-grade enrollment over the 2022-23 school year. She also pointed out that Washington State has experienced a significant overall enrollment surge of 2,000 students.
During the presentation, Reed shared information about the district’s acquisition of two properties, sparking considerations for potential development.
Regarding a proper...