McKinney-Vento Act

As required by Federal law (McKinney-Vento), Finley School District ensures that homeless children and youth are provided equal access to the same free, appropriate public education as provided to other children and youths.  Students who become homeless may receive assistance to enroll and remain in school, along with other assistance, including coordination of free and reduced meal status, arranging transportation services, community resource referrals (shelters, medical services, etc.), community connections (free meals, food banks, clothing banks, etc., scholarship opportunities, FASFA verification for college-bound McKinney-Vento students, school materials, and personal care items. If you become aware of students who may qualify for services under the McKinney-Vento Act or if your family is living in a temporary situation, you may contact the District Office or building counselor.