Hermiston School District grows by 2.3%

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Hermiston Students

The Hermiston School District is now one of the fastest growing districts in Oregon, according to the state Department of Education.

The school district has grown by 2.3% this school year.

According to the Department of Education, the school district has grown by more than 1,100 students since 1999.

There are now more than 5,200 students taking classes in Hermiston.

Across the state, student population slightly increased this school year by half a percent.