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Growth in Guymon Hits Schools

By Ben Briscoe
NewsChannel 10

GUYMON, OKLAHOMA - One local school district is being stretched to the limit. This year Guymon saw an increase in enrollment that was three times the normal amount. That created a shortage in classroom space.

The addition of a Wal-mart Supercenter and two hotels has opened up jobs and brought new people to the area.

The district is temporarily housing student overflow in portable buildings. But they want to look for a more permanent solution.

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