According to this report from Desert Pines High School, many kids stay in school because of extracurricular activities.
This video was made with support from Heather Caputo, program mentor from Vegas PBS.
Desert Pines High School, Las Vegas, NV
Desert Pines High School is a public high school in Las Vegas, Nevada and is a part of the Clark County School District. The school which opened in 1999, also houses the Academy of Information Technology and the Academy of Communications.
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