Desmond Davis In Texas And Across The U.S., Number Of Homeless Students Is Up By Bill Zeeble • Sep 23, 2014 Bill Zeeble / KERA News There are more homeless students than ever, according to a new government study. This poses problems for students and schools. Advocacy groups are trying to figure out how to help. Help Goes A Long Way For Homeless Dallas Students On First Day Of School By Bill Zeeble • Aug 25, 2014 Bill Zeeble / KERA News North Dallas High School is home to about 100 homeless kids because it’s near three homeless shelters and organizations that serve families in need. One of those students is a 17-year-old senior who temporarily lives in Oak Cliff.