Children and Youth experiencing homelessness have the right to free, appropriate public education.
To ensure that homeless children and youth have access to a free, appropriate public education, comparable to that provided to the children of any Arizona resident and consistent with Arizona’s mandatory school attendance laws.
The term ‘homeless children and youth’
(A) Includes –
(i) Children and youth who are sharing the housing of other persons due to loss of housing, economic hardship, or similar reason; are living in motels, hotels, trailer parks, or camp grounds due to lack of alternative adequate accommodations; are living in emergency or transitional shelters; are abandoned in hospitals; or are awaiting foster care placement.
Destiny School Homeless Education Liaison: Maurisa Palmer
Telephone Number: 928-425-0925
Liaison E-Mail Address: email@example.com
State Coordinator: Alexis Clermont
State Coordinator Phone Number: 602-542-4963
Arizona Department of Education Homeless Education