Eligibility Updates

On December 13, 2019, Superintendents Memo 283-19 was released with information about eligibility is viewed for McKinney-Vento services for youth not living with their parents.  This memo indicates that students who move in with a friend or relative because of a CPS safety plan or other planned circumstance should not be considered to meet eligibility criteria for McKinney-Vento.  For additional information, please see the following:

Superintendents Memo 289-19: Determining McKinney-Vento Eligibility for Student Not Residing with Their Parents

MEMO 283-19 Attachment A: Examples of Planned and Unplanned Unaccompanied Youth Scenarios