Spectrum News: Schools Already Near Capacity Plan for Influx of Students with Intel Arrival
By Taylor Bruck, Columbus
PUBLISHED 9:45 AM ET Oct. 04, 2022
GRANVILLE, Ohio — Granville is a quaint, New England-style community that's home to nearly 6,000 residents and is known for its schools’ academic success.
“Granville is a great place to live, work, get a great education for your children. We have a lot of amenities and we're close to Columbus, which is a great Metro Center,” said Jeff Brown, superintendent for Granville Exempted Village Schools. “Most people move here for the schools and the quality of the schools.”
What You Need To Know
- Intel is coming to Licking County and is expected to bring 7,000 construction jobs and 3,000 direct Intel workers to the area
- Those employees’ children will need to go to school
- Some schools near the Intel site are already near capacity
- Granville Exempted Village Schools’ superintendent said there are challenges and opportunities that come with growth
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