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Finding a Home for HomeLink

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RICHLAND, Wash. - Richland's HomeLink program allows parents to be more involved in their kids' education. The program is very popular with close to 400 students enrolled this year but they are running out of room.

Part of the $98-million bond that passed in February includes finding a permanent home for HomeLink. Right now, the school board is considering several ideas but a new one year lease was approved Tuesday night to continue as is in their space at Southside Church.

"HomeLink is really another elementary school or another k12 school, it's as large as our smaller elementary schools and those are all our kids so we want them to have the same quality school environment that everybody has here," said superintendent Rick Schulte.

The program offers more than 150 classes and workshops.
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