Homeless Education Guidance and Student Rights

  • If you live in any of the following situations:

    • Doubled up with family or friends due to loss of housing or economic hardship
    • Motels or hotels for lack of other suitable housing
    • Runaway and displaced children and youth--Unaccompanied Youth
    • Homes for unwed or expectant mothers for lack of a place to live
    • Homeless and domestic violence shelters
    • Transitional housing programs
    • The streets
    • Abandoned buildings
    • Public places not meant for housing
    • Cars, trailers (not including mobile homes intended for permanent housing), and campgrounds
    • Migratory children staying in housing not fit for habitation

    You may qualify for certain rights and protections under the federal McKinney-Vento Act. Please see the resources available on this page, or contact Diane Scott, LCSC McKinney-Vento Liaison.

Contact Us

  • Diane Scott
    McKinney-Vento Liaison

    765-482-0380
    scottd@leb.k12.in.us