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Woonsocket, SD: Elementary school expands to accommodate SPED; 'enrollment has remained steady'

Jan 26, 2018, Huron (SD) Plainsman: Woonsocket School Board approves addition to elementary school https://www.plainsman.com/article/woonsocket-school-board-approves-addition-to-elementary-school The Woonsocket School approved a 5,000 square foot addition to the existing elementary school, at a special board meeting earlier this week. Construction on the $849,000 project is expected to begin this spring and be completed by the end of August. “Our school enrollment has remained steady,” said Woonsocket Superintendent Rod Weber as he announced the construction project. … “We will have two new classrooms, two offices and a conference room,” Weber said. “Also, there will be a Special Education room and a sensory room.” Weber described the sensory room as a place for students with special needs to use, that provides a quiet learning environment, with activities to address their specific needs. …