McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act
The McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act is a federal law that works to ensure educational stability for homeless youth. The McKinney-Vento act allows homeless students to enroll in school and receive transportation. The McKinney-Vento Act defines homeless children as “individuals who lack a fixed, regular and adequate nighttime residence.”
If you have further questions regarding McKinney-Vento eligibility, please contact our District Homeless Liaison, Dr. Erin Pittman at 847-546-9336.