McKinney-Vento Homeless Liaison for the Winslow Public Schools

Peter Thiboutot


Winslow Public Schools and the Maine Department of Education follow the provisions of the federal McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act, which aims to minimize the educational disruptions experienced by students experiencing housing instability. Students in temporary housing situations are guaranteed the right to a free, appropriate, public education. McKinney-Vento protections apply to all public school students, pre-K through grade 12 who “lack a fixed, regular and adequate night time residence”, including children and youth:

Resources and Information for Students and Families

2-minute video on McKinney-Vento: For Families

Scanned from a Xerox Multifunction Printer.pdf
Scanned from a Xerox Multifunction Printer.pdf

Informational Poster for Parents (English)


Information Poster for Parents (Spanish)


Information for Students (English)


Information for Students (Spanish)

Winslow Board Policies

JFABD - Education of Homeless Students.pdf
JFABD-R Education of Homeless Students.pdf

McKinney-Vento Screener

Included annually in registration packets for each school.  If you did not complete the screener and would like to, please download and return to your student's school.