HOMELESS FAMILY POLICY
The board will make reasonable efforts to identify homeless children and youth within the district, encourage their enrollment and eliminate existing barriers to their receiving an education which may exist in district policies or practices. The designated coordinator for identification of homeless children and for tracking and monitoring programs and activities for these children is the Elementary Counselor.
Legal Reference: No Child Left Behind, Title X, Sec. 722,P.L. 107-110 (2002).
42 U.S.C. §§ 11431 et seq. (2012).
281 I.A.C. 33 (2013).
Cross Reference: 501.6 Student Attendance
507 Student Records
602.5 Special Education
701.1 Student School Transportation Eligibility
Adopted Aug. 15, 2005 Reviewed Feb. 8, 2016 Revised Feb. 22, 2016