Families in Transition Program

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If your family is in a temporary or inadequate living situation due to a loss of housing, your child might be eligible for certain educational rights and services.

The McKinney-Vento Act: The Basics

If you lost housing and now live in a shelter, motel, vehicle, camping ground, or temporary trailer; on the street; doubled-up with family or friends; or in another type of temporary or inadequate housing, your child might be able to receive help through the McKinney-Vento Act.

Homeless Eligibility Flowchart (PDF)

Included in registration packets:

Bryant Public Schools' Process:

For more information please contact:

Lisa McNeely
Social Worker- Bryant Schools

Renee Curtis
Director of Student Services- Bryant Schools

Jessica Hickman
McKinney- Vento Arkansas State Coordinator