refugee students http://wkms.org en Bill Passes to Extend High School Age for Refugees http://wkms.org/post/bill-passes-extend-high-school-age-refugees <p></p><p>Local school boards could allow refugees and foreign-born students to extend their stay in high school from age 21 to 23 under a bill passed the House Thursday. State Rep. Jody Richards, a Bowling Green Democrat who sponsored the bill, says it would help these students catch up after arriving in this country with a poor education. Fri, 15 Feb 2013 12:58:49 +0000 Whitney Jones & The Associated Press 28113 at http://wkms.org Bill Passes to Extend High School Age for Refugees