The purpose of McKinney-Vento funding is to facilitate the improved attendance, engagement, and academic success of homeless children and youth. Applicants should consider a student’s immediate/essential needs, social-emotional needs, academic needs, and physical and mental health needs in the planning and proposal of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Program. Activities and services must not replace the regular academic program. The activities must be designed to expand upon or improve services for students in temporary housing.
Program activities and services may be provided on school grounds or at other facilities such as shelters, community organizations, or counseling/health clinics. Successful applicants will include a mix of activity types within their applications, including but not limited to:
Allowable Activities for the Grant include, but are not limited to:
In addition, grant funds may be used for:
Estimated Total Program Funding: