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

804-733-2700

rgermanos@pgs.k12.va.us

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