Back To School

Jess Clark / WWNO - New Orleans Public Radio

Earlier this month, NOLA Public Schools asked parents the following question: Right now, do you plan to send your child to school if facilities open in August?

Cheundra Bailey is struggling to find a way to pay for her daughter's high school uniform.
Jess Clark / WWNO - New Orleans Public Radio

In New Orleans, many families are living paycheck to paycheck. So when the start of the school year comes around, the added cost of returning to the classroom can be a major burden.