The Coweta County School System began the new school year with an increase in student enrollment. While not a matter of significant importance in previous years when the local and state economies were booming, any increase in enrollment today shows that the lingering recession is not as problematic to Coweta as it is to some of its neighbors.
Coweta schools at the end of the 2011-2012 school year had an enrollment of 22,498 students. That number in August at the beginning of the current school year had increased to 22,700, representing the addition of just over 200 students. Read More»