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114,000 NYC students were homeless last school year, new data reveals

10.28.2019 | NY Daily News | More than 100,000 New York City students were homeless last school year — the fourth straight year the number has topped that mark, new data shows.

Just over 114,000 students in city public and charter schools — one out of every ten — lived in a shelter or doubled up with friends or relatives during the 2018-2019 school year, according to the survey from the education nonprofit Advocates for Children. Read article