Additional Final Guidance for TSDS PEIMS Crisis Coding and McKinney-Vento Homeless Coding

To ensure local education agencies (LEAs) are accurately coding all students impacted by Hurricane Harvey, the Texas Education Agency (TEA) has created the following presentation with more detailed guidance on coding students with a Texas Student Data System (TSDS) PEIMS Crisis Code and coding students as McKinney-Vento Homeless.

This presentation also includes guidance on coding students homeless when parents decline homeless support services, as well as reviewing how living situations specific to Hurricane Harvey qualify a student to be coded homeless (even when those situations do not seem to meet a typical definition of homeless):