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Tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors have crossed the southern U.S. border; many have ended up in Virginia.
The Tree House Child Assessment Center treats children who have been physically or sexually abused. And about 20 percent of the children being treated there are unaccompanied minors who have been traumatized on the journey from their home countries into the U.S.
In a briefing before the Montgomery County Council, school officials explained that a total of 107 unaccompanied minors, most of them of high school age, were enrolled in Montgomery County schools.
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