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rsmith6621

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Thu Feb 27, 2014, 10:32 PM Feb 2014

Number of homeless students growing in Washington [View all]


http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Number-of-homeless-students-growing-in-Washington-247683961.html

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - State education officials say the number of homeless students has gone up for the sixth year in a row in Washington state.

The Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction reports more than 30,000 students were counted as homeless during the previous school year (2012-2013).

That's an increase of about 3,000 students across the state from the previous year.
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