Bath, Highland students to rise, Alleghany’s drop, in projected data

Projections show much of the state experiencing a decline in student population in the next five years. (Courtesy the Weldon Cooper Center)

ALLEGHENY HIGHLANDS — Only eight students make up this year’s senior class at Highland High School. And the eighth one just enrolled last month.

But don’t look for a class that small for years to come, if recent projections pan out.

Bath and Highland public schools are two of the three fastest growing divisions statewide, as projected in data publis...

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