McKinney Vento

McKinney Vento Homeless Liaison for the Winslow Public Schools

Peter Thiboutot

207-872-1960


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:


Additional Resources

The McKinney-Vento Act

MDOE KcKinney-Vento Education in Maine 

Dispute Resolution

2-minute video on McKinney Vento: For Educators

2-minute video on McKinney Vento: For Families


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