HOMELESS EDUCATION

Homeless Education Program

The Education of Homeless Children and Youth Program, authorized as Title X under the No Child Left Behind Act, ensures that homeless students are provided a free, appropriate public education despite the lack of a fixed place of residence or a supervising parent or guardian.

For more information click on the link below:

Oregon Department of Education Homeless Education Manual

Caregiver Authorization Form

The McKinney-Vento Act, Education of Homeless Children and Youth Program (P.L. 101-110) requires that eligible children and youth have access to public school enrollment and other educational services, even though they may not be under the supervision of a parent or legal guardian. In such cases, the Caregiver Authorization Form provides information for a district on the adult in the supervision of a minor student.

Click the link below for this form:

Oregon Department of Education Caregiver Authorization Form