McKinney-Vento Homeless

The Joel E. Barber School District does our best to serve all families in a complete capacity. Listed below are the qualifiers that our district uses to mark homeless families according to the federal government's McKinney-Vento guidelines.

Criteria for Marking Homeless

  • Doubled Up - temporary or due to hardship
  • Hotel/Motel - hotel, motel, camper, tent, RV park
  • Shelter - Homeless shelter, domestic violence shelter
  • Unsheltered - homeless, living on the street, etc
  • Unaccompanied - a minor living without a legal parent or guardian
  • Migrant - anyone moving from another country due to work or hardship