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New Jersey school enrollment down, SPED cost "skyrocketing"

April 20, 2017, New Jersey Herald: High Point school chief touts proposed budget http://www.njherald.com/20170420/high-point-school-chief-touts-proposed-budget Despite the enrollment drop, Ripley indicated "special education costs in New Jersey are skyrocketing" and that High Point has seen its special education population increase as a percentage of overall enrollment from approximately 15 percent eight years ago to more than 25 percent today.