• DISPUTE OF ELIGIBILITY, SCHOOL SELECTION, OR ENROLLMENT UNDER THE MCKINNEY-VENTO HOMELESS ASSISTANCE ACT

    To file a formal dispute under the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act (“Act”), please fill out this form completely and submit it by hand-delivery, e-mail, or U.S. Mail to the District’s liaison for homeless students (see contact information below). The Texas Education Agency recommends that you submit the form as soon as possible, and within 15 days of receiving the written explanation of the District’s decision.  If a dispute arises over school selection or enrollment in a school, the child shall be immediately admitted to the school in which enrollment is sought, pending resolution of the dispute.  The student will remain attending the school where enrollment is sought during the entire dispute resolution process.

    If you need assistance filling out this form or if you have other questions, please contact the liaison for homeless students.

    Waco ISD Liaison for Homeless Students

    Name: Dr. Kathy Wigtil

    Address/Location: WISD Administration Building, 501 Franklin Avenue, Waco, Texas 76703

    Phone number: 254-755-9433

    E-mail: Kathy.wigtil@wacoisd.org

    CLICK ON THE LINKS TO ACCESS THE FORMS AND FOR MORE INFORMATION.