Schools: Enrollment study shows low-income families leaving area
Sequoia Union High School District enrollment growth forecast drops by 500 students.
by Dave Boyce / Almanac
The Peninsula's high cost of living is driving low-income families away from elementary school districts in Redwood City, East Palo Alto and the Belle Haven neighborhood of Menlo Park, and lowering long-term enrollment projections for parts of the Sequoia Union High School District, according to a new demographic report commissioned by the district.
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