Demand For Kindergarten Slots Rises Sharply In BostonPlay
Boston Public School officials are reporting a sharp spike in demand for kindergarten slots.
Applications for kindergarten seats have increased by more than 25 percent compared to last year. As a result, 300 of those applicants have been placed on waiting list.
Superintendent Carol Johnson joined WBUR's Morning Edition to discuss the spike in demand.
This program aired on April 4, 2012.