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Central Valley School District trying to fix overcrowding

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As Spokane Valley and Liberty Lake continue to grow, so do the number of students. As Spokane Valley and Liberty Lake continue to grow, so do the number of students.
SPOKANE, Wash. -

As Spokane Valley and Liberty Lake continue to grow, so do the number of students.

Despite bursting at the seams, the Central Valley School District continues to struggle with overcrowding.

The help reduce overcrowding, the district is building a new elementary school and remodeling several others including a middle school.

But both Central Valley High School and University High School are already overcrowded.

The district says that Central Valley High School has about 2,200 students right now, but it was built for about 1,400.

University High School is around 400 students over capacity.

The district says they would like to add another high school in the future, but the earliest construction would start is 2018.

A committee is working on a proposal but needs community input. A report will be put together and presented to the school board.

To join the conversation about overcrowding at Central Valley School District, click here: https://tsu006.thoughtexchange.net/cvsd/TS/app/signup?to=2adfce158ff94989ad778ad4d44c220a

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