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Homeless Assistance (McKinney-Vento)

School bus pulling up to Skokie Morton school

McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act: 

Supports for Families in Temporary Living Situation

Have you and your children lost housing?

Families that:

  • Live in a shelter or motel
  • Share housing with others because of lost housing or economic hardship
  • Live in a campground, car, old building, or another temporary shelter

  • Don’t have a permanent address

Have the right to:

  • Enroll in school immediately even without school or medical records

  • Assistance from the district liaison with immunizations and/or medical records

  • Choose your child’s old school or school closest to where you are living now

  • Transportation to and from school

  • Participate in your child’s education


McKinney-Vento Educational Rights - English

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District 69 McKinney-Vento Liaison
Kristine Joaquin Schubert, 847-675-7666 x1012