Navigating McKinney-Vento: What Every Liaison Should Know. NYS-TEACHS is a project of Advocates for Children and is funded by a grant from the New York State Education Department. Presented by NYS-TEACHS Toll-free Hotline: 800-388-2014. Poll 1. Who is on the call?. Pre-Test.
is a project of Advocates for Children
and is funded
by a grant
Presented by NYS-TEACHS
Who is on the call?
WHO does WHAT?
Which forms should be completed for all students seeking enrollment who are homeless?
1. Residency Questionnaire
2. STAC 202
How should Box 7A (District of Attendance Before Becoming Homeless) be filled in?
Box 7B (District Where Last Enrolled) be filled in?
How should Box 8A (District of Current Location) be filled in?
How should Box
9A (Designated District of Attendance) be filled in?
It is important to have clearly articulated roles at the school-level to support McKinney-Vento students.
Residency Questionnaire All students
STAC 202 McKinney-Vento students
1. MV Enrollment Checklist
True or False?
A Caregiver Authorization Form is an enrollment form for unaccompanied homeless youth to replace proof of guardianship.
2. Caretaker Authorization Form
3. Other documents for UY:
NOT REQUIRED FOR ENROLLMENT
What if your supervisor disagrees with your designation of a student as homeless?
Instruction and Transportation
Transportation Aid Ratios for districts
SED will reimburse a district for the cost of instruction for a McKinney-Vento student who was last permanently housed in a different district.
SED reimburses districts 60% of their approved transportation costs, on average, including those for McKinney-Vento students.
If district has non-participating T1 schools
MUST do set-aside
Set-aside look-up: http://www.forms2.nysed.gov/emsc/titlei/supplement/home.cfm
Title I funds
Many uses to support students in temporary housing
When there is disagreement, immediately enroll and follow the dispute resolution process.
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