Asotin-Anatone School District

Embraces the strengths of our community to develop responsible citizens and inspire life-long learning.

  McKinney-Vento/Homeless 
School District Homeless Liaison
Phone: 509.243.3102
 
WA State Homeless Education Coordinator
Melinda Dyer
Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction
PO Box 47200
Olympia, WA 98504
Phone: 360.725.6050
 
Eligibility:
 
    Children who lack a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence.
  • Sharing the housing of others
  • Living in motels, hotels, trailer parks, camping grounds due to lack of adequate alternative accommodations.
  • Living in emergency or transitional shelters.
  • Living in a public or private place not designed for humans to live.
  • Awaiting foster care placement
    • Children and youth in short-term, temporary or interim placements.
  • Migratory children living in above circumstances.
  • Eligibility Form
 
Services Available:
  • Free school meals
  • Access to educational services for which they are eligible, including special education, gifted and talented, and voc./tech. programs.
Resources:
   OSPI McKinney-Vento Information http://www.k12.wa.us/HomelessEd/default.aspx
   National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth http://www.naehcy.org
   National Center on Homeless Education http://www.serve.org/nche
   National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty http://www.nlchp.org
   National Network for Youth http://www.nn4youth.org
    National Center for Homeless Education-Parent Booklet http://center.serve.org/nche/pr/parent_booklet.php
Last Modified on February 14, 2017
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