Enrolling Children and Youth Experiencing Homelessness in School Brief
This NCHE brief describes common enrollment barriers experienced by students in homeless situations, summarizes the key school enrollment provisions included in the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act, and suggests strategies for ensuring the immediate school enrollment and full school participation of McKinney Vento students.
Identifying Children and Youth in Homeless Situations Brief
This NCHE brief summarizes the key provisions of Subtitle VII-B of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act related to the identification of children and youth experiencing homelessness and provides an overview of implementation strategies at the state and local levels.
Flowchart for McKinney-Vento Eligibility Determinations
This flowchart is meant to aid you in making decisions about a student’s eligibility as homeless under the McKinney-Vento Act (42 U.S.C. 11431 et seq.), but it may not capture every housing situation.