80 Percent 1st-Day Attendance in St. Louis
ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis school officials said the first-day attendance rate was 80 percent.
Classes resumed for the 2011-2012 school year on Monday with nearly 18,400 students in attendance. Kindergarten through 12th grade enrollment this year is 23,072.
The district also had 80-percent first-day attendance in the last school year.