Students go back to the books
Last updated 8/25/2006 at Noon
For the second consecutive year, Fallbrook will have fewer students roll out of bed to attend the first day of classes for the new school year. With classes set to start Monday, August 28, both Fallbrook Union Elementary School District (FUESD) and Fallbrook Union High School District (FUHSD) report that enrollment numbers are expected to be down approximately 2.4 percent from 2005-2006.
“The decline in enrollment relates to the affordability index of the housing,” said Chet Gannett, assistant superintendent of business services for FUHSD. “New houses are being built and sold, but th...