Utah public school population hits 600K

Posted at 3:10 PM, Nov 09, 2012
and last updated 2012-11-09 17:10:28-05

SALT LAKE CITY – Utah’s public school classrooms have reached 600,000 students.

According to the Utah State Office of Education, Utah’s public school student population reached 600,985.

The number is an increase of more than 13,000 students through 2011, a growth rate of 2.2 percent.