Unofficial enrollment counts offer few surprises for De Soto USD 232
Unofficial figures have enrollment increasing slightly more than anticipated for De Soto this year.
According to the Sept. 20 headcount, De Soto’s total enrollment will increase to 6,881, up from 6,700 a year ago. Cater said enrollment rose slightly more than projected but that there were no surprises in the data.
All enrollment numbers must first be audited by the state before becoming official.
While the district's overall enrollment increased, of the buildings in De Soto, only De Soto High School saw an increase in enrollment this year, adding 32 students. Starside Elementary and Lexington Trails Middle School's total enrollments decreased by seven and 22 students respectively.