Kate Kilpatrick

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The Thompson family, (from left) Clive, CJ, Christine, Oneita and Timothy, stand in the sanctuary of the First United Methodist Church of Germantown, where the parents and their two youngest children have been living since August.

Going to school when your family is in hiding from ICE

ICE allowed a Jamaican family to stay in the country for years, then suddenly ordered them deported last summer. Now, as the family seeks sanctuary in a church, the children are struggling to maintain their grades and dreams of college

Abby Rubio, left, and her sister, Noemi, sit on Abby’s bed in their shared bedroom.

Why a Texas school district is helping immigrants facing deportation

Deep in Trump country, a superintendent helps his students and their families cope after an ICE raid