Subtitle VII-B of The McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act authorizes the federal Education for Homeless Children and Youth (EHCY) Program and is the primary piece of federal legislation related to the education of children and youth experiencing homelessness. It was reauthorized in December 2015 by Title IX, Part A, of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).
Please contact your Student Services Director Drema Dempsey at 304-235-7122 for more information or assistance.
USEFUL LINKS to learn about EHCY, or the McKinney-Vento Act
National Center for Homeless Education