The McKinney-Vento Act, part of the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, guarantees homeless children and youths an education equal to what they would receive if not homeless. For more information about Educating Missouri's Homeless Children, please click on the PDF download link below.
The Federal No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 (NCLB), Title IX Part C. Sec. 9304(a)(3)(C) requires the Missouri Department of Elementary & Secondary Education (DESE) to adopt procedures for resolving complaints regarding operations of programs authorized under the Act, including Title I, Title II, Title III, Title IV (Part A), Title V, Title VI, and Title VII and Title IX, part C. For more information, please click on the PDF download link below.
The Student/Parent Notification of Policies and Procedures Booklet contains the annual notifications of policies and federal acts that are of specific interest to you and your child. Please feel free to contact a building administrator if you have any questions about any of these policies. For the Student/Parent Notification of Policies and Procedures Booklet, please click on the PDF download link below.
Valley Park School District participates in the St. Louis Student Transfer Program (VICC Program) which allows African-American students residing in the City of St. Louis to attend participating school districts in St. Louis County, provided certain eligibility requirements regarding residency and behavior records are met. For more information about the VICC Program, please click on the PDF download link below.
Section 504 is part of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, a Federal law that protects individuals from discrimination based on disability. Under this law, individuals with disabilities may not be excluded from or denied the opportunity to receive benefits and services from certain programs. For more information, please click on the PDF download link below.