The McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Assistance Act is a federal law that ensures immediate enrollment and educational stability for homeless children and youth. McKinney-Vento provides federal funding to states for the purpose of supporting district programs that serve homeless students.
Thames Elementary Contacts:
Kenya Jefferson, School Counselor
Local Area Contact:
Hattiesburg Public Schools
MS State Department of Education
If you need further assistance, call the National Center for Homeless Education at the
Toll-free Helpline number: 1-800-308-2145