Homeless Program

Who is homeless?

As defined by the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act, the term homeless children and youth is defined as an individual who lacks a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence including children and youth who:

What rights do these youth have?

If found to be eligible for services under the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act, families with school-aged children have the right to:

Resources

Programs Transfer of Records Additional Supplies

If a student qualifies for homeless services under the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act, contact our school’s liaison and Title I Coordinator, Tamara Murphy. Students have the right to participate fully in all school activities; these programs may include sports, music, clubs, organizations, etc.

If a student qualifies for homeless services under McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act, contact our school’s liaison and Title I Coordinator, Tamara Murphy, to assist with transferring records. 

If a student qualifies for homeless services under the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act, contact our school’s liaison and Title I Coordinator, Tamara Murphy, to assist with obtaining necessary school supplies for educational purposes.


For any questions regarding Excel Academy's homeless program, please contact Tamara below:

Tamara Murphy - Title I Coordinator - Homeless/Foster Liaison

Contact Info:
Email: tmurphy@excelacademy.education
Phone: 949-447-6006