The McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act

CONTEXT


Subtitle VII-B of The McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act authorizes the federal Education for Homeless Children and Youth (EHCY) Program and is the primary piece of federal legislation related to the education of children and youth experiencing homelessness. It was reauthorized in December 2015 by Title IX, Part A, of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).

CONTACT


Chris Mitchell

Manager of District Communications

chris.mitchell@gcsd9.net

618-451-5800


Melanie Lohman

Homeless Liaison

melanie.william@gcsd9.net

618-451-5800