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San Antonio, Texas 78212
210-554-2635 (phone)
210-228-3193 (fax)

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The McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Assistance Act
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The McKinney-Vento Education Assistance Act is a federal law that provides services to families
and unaccompanied youth that live in a temporary situation due to loss of housing.

Eligibility for services
  • Living in shared housing due to loss of housing, economic hardship, or similar reason.
  • Living in motels, hotels, trailer parks, cars, substandard housing, abandoned buildings, and/or campgrounds
  • Living in emergency or transitional shelters
  • Being an unaccompanied youth (not living with a parent or guardian) living in a temporary situation
  • Being a migratory child who is living in any of the above circumstance
Parent and Student Educational Rights
  • Immediate enrollment
  • Removal of barriers to school enrollment
  • School selection
  • Transportation assistance (school bus or VIA)
  • Immediate eligibility for free child nutrition

McKinney-Vento Services

High School Students: To get a copy of important documents i.e. birth certificate or a Texas ID or Texas Driver’s License, see links below:


  • San Antonio Housing Authority    

Duties of the Liaison

Information for School Age Youth

Information para Padres de Jovenes en Edad Escolar

Bexar County District Liaisons 

Below is a listing of contact information for local school district McKinney-Vento Liaisons and their transportation departments.

If you are a parent having a transportation issue, please call the liaison in your district for assistance.

District Liaisons

Bexar County Liaisons

Bexar County Area Transfer Points

These designated points are used to transfer children from one school district to another school
district by bus, if they are being transported to attend school outside of the district in which they
reside. Each point refers to a specific location identified in the table. Please note that some districts
may have multiple transfer points. This is to accommodate the movement of children over large areas
within the county.

Transfer Points


Below is a listing of links to additional information on Homelessness and Education online.

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