McKinney Vento

McKinney-Vento Services

Who is the local liaison for McKinney-Vento Services?

The local liaison to contact for McKinney-Vento Services in the Ellensburg School District is Patty Kimmel, Special Programs Director. Phone number 509.925.8115. School counselors at each school have the appropriate paperwork to complete.

FAQ on Educational Rights of Children and Youth in Homeless Situations

OSPI Dispute Resolution process

English Version

Spanish Version

Higher Education and Homelessness

McKinney-Vento Powerpoint Training




Counselors

High School

High School Counselors

Lisa Berthon

Email:

Michael Johansen

Email:
Phone Numbers:
School: 509.925.8311

Courtney Schrader

Email:
Phone Numbers:
School: 509.925.8039

Morgan Middle School

Tiffany Beardsley

Email:
Phone Numbers:
School: 509.925.8208

Sue Hammond

Email:

Talia Mifflin

Email:

Lincoln Elementary

Lindsey Toth

Email:
Phone Numbers:
School: 509.859.6064

Mount Stuart Elementary

Malarie Benfield

Email:
Phone Numbers:
School: 509.925.8428

Valley View

Valley View Counselor

Rachael Crosby

Email:

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.