Rights and Services

  • McKinney-Vento Right and Services

    Students eligible for McKinney-Vento services have the right to:

    • Receive a free, appropriate public education.
    • Enroll in school immediately, even if lacking documents normally required for enrollment.
    • Enroll in school and attend classes while school gathers needed documents.
    • Enroll in the local school; or continue attending their school of origin if that is preferred.
    • Receive transportation to and from school of origin, if requested.
    • Receive educational services comparable to those provided to other students, according to student’s needs.

    Additional resources:

    Ensuring Full Participation in Extracurricular Activities for Students Experiencing Homelessness