Check out some of the latest news from Georgetown ISD, including an update on enrollment and the district's second agriculture barn.

New home growth spurs increase in Georgetown ISD student population

More than 6,000 students are projected to join Georgetown ISD's student population over the next decade, a quarterly demographic update shows.

In a nutshell

In a quarterly update Nov. 13, demographer Bob Templeton shared projections for enrollment over the next decade, showing the district could add 6,181 students to its roll by the 2033-34 school year based on new housing projects planned for the area.

Georgetown ISD officials set maximum price for second agriculture barn

Trustees of the Georgetown ISD school board approved a maximum price for the district's second agriculture barn Nov. 13, allowing no more than $4,155,500 to be spent on its construction.

In a nutshell

GISD trustees set a maximum price for the barn that includes an owner contingency of $250,000, contractor contingency of $100,000 and cost escalation allowance of $50, per district documents detailing the price cap provided by Chaney-Cox construction. The barn will be located on the Georgetown High School campus.