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Homeless | Displaced | Refugee Students
The McKinney-Vento Act states that children and youth who lack “a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence” will be considered homeless.
New York State Education Law Section 3209, Education of Homeless Children
Requires immediate enrollment without records and the obligation of the enrolling school to obtain the immunization records or immunizations are discussed in Section 3209(2)(e)-(f).
Regulations of the Commissioner of Education Concerning Homeless Children and Youth Section 100.2(x)
Requires immediate enrollment without records and the obligation of the enrolling school to obtain the immunization records is discussed in Section 100.2(x)(4)-(5).
Students Displaced by Recent Hurricanes (NYSED 10/17)
Commissioner's Regulations Section 100.2(x) Updates (NYSED 8/17)
United States Department of Education Guidance
Page Updated 11/23/22