Homeless Student Information

McKinney-Vento Act

The federal McKinney-Vento Act guarantees school enrollment for anyone who, due to a lack of permanent housing, lives in inadequate or temporary settings, such as:

-Emergency shelters or transitional housing

                -Motels, hotels, or campgrounds due to lack of adequate alternative

                -Cars, parks, public places, bus or train stations, or abandoned buildings

                -Doubled up with relatives or friends due to loss of housing or economic hardship


Homeless Education Liaison for Prince George County Schools

Mrs. Robin Germanos



For additional information visit Project Hope at www.wm.edu/hope, or the National Center for Homeless Education at www.nche.ed.gov