Monmouth-Roseville School District Sees Significant Increase in Bilingual and ESL Enrollment Since 2006


Every school year on the sixth day of attendance, schools report to the Illinois State Board of Education their current year enrollment numbers. Enrollment for the 2022 – 2023 school year in the Monmouth-Roseville school district, Superintendent Ed Fletcher reports it is lower from the previous year and 159 students less than the 2006 – 2007 year. As the overall student enrollment varies year to year, Superintendent Fletcher pointed out in his report the bilingual representation within in the district has significantly increased:

“When we look at our student makeup, our bilingual, ESL, and former EL student enrollment back in 2006-2007 it was 71. This year we are approximately at 177; that’s a 558% increase.”

1,516 students are currently enrolled in the Monmouth-Roseville school district.

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