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The exterior of the Ridgweater College campus in Willmar is pictured Friday. The college will see 66 new Willmar Senior High School graduates come through its doors this year. A survey shows that more than eight out 10 from Willmar's graduating class plan to attend some form of college this year. Tribune photo by Gary Miller

Majority of Willmar grads plan to go on to college; 11 percent plan to find jobs


WILLMAR -- More than three-quarters of Willmar Senior High's graduates plan to go on to some type of post-secondary education.

In a survey at Willmar Senior High, 81 percent of the 247 graduates indicated plans to attend a college or technical school. The survey is conducted each year, and the results are compiled by Karol Markfelder in the counseling office.

The class of 2009 graduated Sunday.

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