The Jessieville School District assesses the “housing status” of each and every student by using relevant, first-hand data to determine if any student qualifies for services as provided for under the McKinney-Vento Act. This Federally mandated act requires any public school district to assess and exam if any student lacks a fixed, regular, or adequate nighttime residence. It is also concerned with any students that are awaiting placement into foster care and/or any students that are not in the physical custody of a legal parent or legal guardian.
Students determined as falling under the coverage of the McKinney Vento Act have the following rights:
For further questions or information Contact:
McKenny -Vento District Liaison-Jessieville School District