By Ted Lammi 

District sees rare increase in students


March 22, 2024

Carlton school board members got some healthy news this week: enrollment numbers in the district are on the rise, and the American Indian Parent Advisor Committee gave the school district a passing grade, both things that haven’t happened in recent years.

Superintendent Donita Stepan reported enrollment numbers had shot up to 315 students as of the beginning of this month. Carlton had begun the school year expecting 295 students. If sustained, the new numbers are a reversal of a years-long trend.

Last year, the district lost more than 50 students.

Stepan could not say with any certainty just w...

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