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School district seeks to force out two newly homeless students

Housing & Homelessness

Reuters

A state judge needed to intervene in order to stop a Pennsylvania school district from expelling two homeless students who, despite spending their lives in the school district, were found to be living outside the school’s zoning area.

The two students, an eighth-grader and a twelfth-grader, have lived with their family in a camper since their home was foreclosed on in 2011. They now have no choice but to live in the trailer, which was formerly used exclusively for family vacations.

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