McKinney Vento Services


The local liaison to contact for McKinney-Vento Services in the Ellensburg School District is Patty Kimmel, Special Programs Director. Patty can be reached at (509) 925-8115. School counselors at each school have the appropriate paperwork to complete.

OSPI Dispute Resolution Process:
Additional Resources:


Who is eligible for services?
  • Students living in emergency or transitional shelters
  • Students living in a public or private play not designated for or regularly use as accommodations
  • Students living in cars, parks, abandoned buildings, substandard housing, bus or train stations, or similar settings
  • Unaccompanied youth: students not in the physical custody of a parent or guardian