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A bus from the Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg School District drops off a group of open enrollment students Tuesday at the Willmar Public Library. Tribune photo by Ron Adams

Location, diversity, sports: Reasons vary for open enrollment in and out of Willmar School District

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WILLMAR — Location, diversity and sports are some of the top reasons students leave or enter Willmar Public Schools through open enrollment.


At the end of February, the district had 347 students who had left for other districts and 205 students who come from other districts.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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