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Kindergarten students watch a presentation in Detroit Lakes. Their numbers have been steadily growing in Detroit Lakes, and Lake Park-Audubon also will welcome a bigger influx of kindergartners this year. Numbers are holding steady in the Frazee and Waubun districts. (Brian Basham/Tribune)

Kindergarten boom times

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Area schools are prepping up for an influx of kindergartners next year.

A spike in projected enrollment numbers in the Detroit Lakes district has been a trend in the last few years, but according to this year's numbers, schools will welcome a few more new faces.


Detroit Lakes Superintendent Doug Froke said in 2006-07, the district began to see a significant increase in kindergartners.

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