Kids in Transition | McKinney - Vento
- General Information: The McKinney-Vento Act ensures the education of homeless children and youth.
- Determining Eligibility: Individuals who lack a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence and is a case by case determination.
- Point of Contact for Services: School Counselor and/or District Office McKinney-Vento Liaison.
- School of Origin: The school that the child or youth attended when permanently housed or the school in which the child or youth was last enrolled. Depending on the best interest of the student, the student may stay in the school of origin or attend the local attendance area school in the vicinity where they currently stay.
For more information, visit the OSPI Education of Homeless Children and Youth website.