Changing demographics in local schools

TRI-CITIES - Action News is staying on top of the ever-changing demographics of our area. New numbers show more Hispanics are attending our local schools.

Over the past decade, the number of hispanic kids in the Kennewick School District has surged to almost 30%.

At the same time, the number of Hispanic kids in Richland increased to over 10%.

Pasco's numbers were steady...but even then, Hispanic students represent nearly 70% of total enrollment.