McKinney-Vento Homelessness Education Assistance

**Notice** The McKinney-Vento staff will be on summer break from June 10 to July 12. 

If you would like to leave a message during summer break to be contacted after July 12, please contact us at 480-472-0291 or 

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Rights Information

For more information regarding homeless student rights, please refer to the following document in English or Español. 

Preparing all students

At Opportunity and Achievement we care deeply about supporting all students and families as they work to achieve their hopes and dreams.

Definition of Eligibility

  • The McKinney-Vento Act defines homeless children and youths as individuals who lack a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence.
  • Unaccompanied Minors are defined as a homeless child or youth not in the physical custody of a parent or guardian.

Apply for McKinney-Vento Services

Confidential Questionnaire

McKinney-Vento Services

Eligible students may qualify for the following:

  • Before/After school programming for these organizations:
    • MPS Xplore (selected sites)
    • Boys and Girls Club
  • Free breakfast and lunch
  • Assistance with school fees, fines and supplies
  • Referrals to community agencies
  • Transportation if applicable

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