In honor of the First Day of School 2008, I offer you the following facts, courtesy of the district’s back to school report:
Estimated enrollment (as of Aug. 22): 39,227 36,731.
Amount of moola spent on summer modernization projects: $51.4 million
New teacher hires: 300
Teacher transfers: 145
How was opening day at your school? Does it feel good to be back? Tell us your stories.