For most schools across Gillespie County, classes began on Monday, Aug. 25.
Providence Hall began classes yesterday, while Heritage School began classes today. Fredericksburg Christian School will begin on Tuesday, Sept. 2.
This year in the Fredericksburg Independent School District, there were 2,928 total students on the first day, 77 more than the 2,851 enrolled last year.
Enrollment figures as of the first day of school were:
Fredericksburg High School had 955 students on the first day. Last year, there were 935.
There will be an open house at the high school on Monday, Sept. 15 at 5:30 p.m.
There were 623 students at Fredericksburg Middle School on the first day, an increase of 16 students from last year.
Fredericksburg Elementary School had 989 students, almost 40 more than last year.