School Level Policies

The ECU Community School is a North Carolina public school and as such, adheres to state and federal policy and legislation related to the operation of a public school. In addition, the ECU Community School is an East Carolina University entity and follows the polices and protocols associated with the university.

McKinney-Vento Homeless Act

  • McKinney-Vento Act School Homeless Liaison: Dr. Laura Bilbro-Berry School Liaison Contact: or 252-328-1123
  • State Homeless Coordinator: Lisa Phillips – 337-315-7491
  • A definition of homeless according to the McKinney-Vento Act may be found at: North Carolina Homeless Education Program website (

ECU Annual Security Report

ECU’s Annual Security Report is available to download online at or in hard-copy by request at the University Police Department. This report, required of all universities by federal law, provides crime statistics for the previous three years and includes certain ECU policies concerning campus security (such as policies regarding sexual assault, alcohol and other drugs). Additionally, crime logs for ECU’s campuses can be found at