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Reopening Texas Schools

With Texas schools struggling to find lost students, state offers temporary financial reprieve

The state parcels out school funding based on attendance, but many districts have seen sharp declines this fall. Local school officials are worried that they'll run out of money to pay for staff, facilities and other fixed expenses.

Chairs are stacked on tables in a classroom at Judson High School  in Converse on Aug. 11, 2020.

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