Homeless/Foster

McKinney-Vento  (Homeless)

The McKinney-Vento Education of Homeless Children and Youth Assistance Act is a federal law that ensures immediate enrollment and educational stability for homeless children and youth.  McKinney-Vento provides federal funding for the purpose of supporting district programs that serve homeless students.  For information or questions, please contact  Mary Ann Walling, District Homeless Liaison, at 855-380-8848 or maryann_walling@ksd403.org.

Foster

Schools, child welfare agencies, communities, and families must work together to provide the equitable opportunities, specialized services, and useful supports that are essential for students in foster care to be successful in school and in life. For information or questions, please contact Linda Venable, District Foster Liaison at 855-380-8843 or linda_venable@ksd403.org.