ESC Region 19 McKinney-Vento Coalition

McKinney-Vento Education

  • The McKinney-Vento Act defines homeless children lacking a fixed, regular and adequate residence.


    Fixed: Stationary, permanent, not subject to change

    Regular: Used on a regular and nightly basis

    Adequate: Meets both physical and psychological needs typically met in a home environment.


    If a child is lacking any of the above mentioned, they may be able to qualify for services.


  • Mission & Vision 


    Mission: A continuous process of engaging students and families receiving McKinney-Vento services with supplemental resources and strong support networks to ensure achievement.


    Vision: Serving and advocating for students and families in our region experiencing homelessness to overcome any barriers that are obstructing the opportunity for an equitable, meaningful education. 

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  • Contact us:

    Manuel Aldaco

    Project Manager/ Technical Support



    Olga Fernandez

    Administrative Assistant



    Elizabeth Haro

    Instructional Specialist

    (915) 780-5314


    Barbara Amaya