McKinney-Vento "Families Living in Transition" Program

  • Individuals who lack a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence are considered to be living in transition.  The program includes school-age children who have a nighttime residence that is: shared with another family, a shelter, motel or hotel, transitional housing, trailer park, campground, makeshift arrangements in someone's home or a place not designed for human accommodations.


     
     

    MKV  Holding Hands Cutout

     
  • Message to Our Families:

    Housing Waitlists OPEN!

    Waiting list preferences are given to households who

    1) are homeless or rent burdened,

    2) have a family member who is a veteran,

    3) have a family member who is disabled and

    4) live or work in Sacramento County.

    Waitlists Click Here

    Contact Information

     

    Comments (-1)
  • Goals

    • Identify students who are in transition/homeless
    • Assist in immediate enrollment
    • Remove Barriers to education and extra curricular activities
    • Inform students/staff and school sites of Educational Rights
    • Provide resources in and out of school district
    • Outreach to District and staff and Community for Increased awareness and collaboration

     

    Rights of Students

    • Immediate Enrollment
    • Rights to School of Origin/Feeder School
      • A Homeless Child or Youth that Becomes Permanently Housed During a School Year Continues to Remain Eligible for Title I and McKinney Vento Services for the Remainder of that School Year
    • Transportation
    • Homeless Liaison Support
    • Removal of all Barriers to FAPE, Enrollment and Extra Curricular Activities
    • Enrollment without normally required documents such as:
      • Proof of Residency
      • Immunization Records
      • School Records
      • Legal Guardianship papers 
    Comments (-1)

Community Resources

    • The San Juan Unified School District Board of Education is committed to equal opportunity for all individuals in district programs and activities. District programs, activities and services shall be free from unlawful discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and/or bullying based on actual or perceived characteristics of race or ethnicity, color, ancestry, nationality, national origin, immigration status, ethnic group identification, age, religion, marital or parental status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, or genetic information, or on the basis of a person's association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.

     

    Comments (-1)
  • Additional Pages:

    Important Information

    Food Resources

    MKV Training and Other Resources

    Return to the top of the page

    Comments (-1)
Last Modified on Monday at 12:51 PM