McKinney-Vento Homeless Education

McKinney-Vento Federal Grant

What is McKinney-Vento?

Mckinney-Vento is a federal grant that ensures homeless children and youth have equal access to the same free, appropriate public education, including a public preschool education, as is provided to other children and youths.

How the grant can help students?

McKinney Vento can assist students with the following items in order to assure equal access:

School Supplies                      Free Breakfast and Lunch at school

Emergency School Clothing      Mileage reimbursement to school related functions

Counseling                              Tutoring            

Hygiene Products                      Testing Fees (SAT, ACT, etc)

Caps and Gowns                        School Field Trip Fees

Club Fees                                   Athletic Uniforms Fees


Who is eligible?

Individuals who lack a fixed regular and adequate nighttime residence are eligible for assistance through McKinney-Vento. If you feel you may be eligible and need assistance please contact your school counselor or myself.