California schools are extending a warm welcome to Ukrainians who've fled the fighting in their homeland. At least 60,000 Ukrainian immigrants live in California, the second-highest population in the U.S.
Three siblings have to put their college plans on hold after their stepdad took steps to get a green card – only to be separated from his family for more than two years.
School districts throughout California are preparing to offer services ranging from translation to food to mental health support for Afghan refugees.
When the pandemic hit, many students who recently immigrated to the U.S. were not attending online classes regularly.
Many students could benefit from meeting with attorneys before they turn 18 to help them identify options for legal residency, advocates say.
About 750,000 K-12 students in California schools — about 1 in 8 — are estimated to have an undocumented parent.
Some attorneys are concerned that the agency could again stop accepting new applications.
The pandemic has wreaked havoc on the college plans for some California freshmen who have had to change their plans so they can help support their families.
Trump administration will continue limit DACA program, which provides temporary relief from deportation for undocumented students.
The decision was announced at the beginning of the first hearing of a federal lawsuit filed by Harvard University and M.I.T.
Undocumented youth eligible to submit first-time applications remain in limbo after Supreme Court’s DACA decision.
The state of California and the University of California are both suing the federal government over the policy.
The decision is a victory for DACA recipients who have been on edge for months.
School officials report families are concerned about signing up for school lunch and other services.
UC considering ways to help undocumented students stay in school, if their DACA status is terminated.