501.16 Homeless Children and Youth


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 interventionist at the high school.



Legal Reference:        No Child Left Behind, Title X, Sec. 722, P.L. 107-110 (2002).

                                    42 U.S.C. §§ 11431 et seq. (1994).

                                    281 I.A.C. 33.