This Aug. 5 photo shows students hanging up their backpacks at a school in New Orleans, Louisiana. (David Grunfeld/The Advocate via AP file)

This Aug. 5 photo shows students hanging up their backpacks at a school in New Orleans, Louisiana. (David Grunfeld/The Advocate via AP file)

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