Superintendent Michael Graner said he wants class size in the primary grades - or pre-kindergarten through Grade 2 - to remain in the high teens.
placed paraprofessionals in some classrooms to help, he
said the district wasn't prepared yet to hire more teachers because school populations could change significantly.
A representative of the U.S. Navy
explained that families with a parent in the military could receive orders to relocate starting in early October and continuing through the rest of that month, Graner
"So we're anticipating fairly significant comings and goings right clear through October," he
Some moves could happen quickly, he
"In some cases, the lead time for the order is down significantly," Graner
was watching about eight primary grade classes where class sizes had edged up, including a fifth-grade class of 24 students and a second-grade class of 23 students at Northeast Academy