Student Homelessness High in Medford

SchoolMEDFORD, Ore. — The state’s report card was released Tuesday morning.

There is a lot of information in the 70 page report, but the Medford School District sticks out when it comes to the number of homeless students it serves.

Medford ranks third on a list of the districts with the most homeless students, after Beaverton and Portland school districts.

During the 2012 – 2013 school year, more than 7% of Medford School District students were homeless.