The Superintendent will develop and implement a program to address the needs of migrant children in the District.
This program will include a means to:
- Identify migrant students and assess their educational and related health and social needs.
- Provide a full range of services to migrant students through appropriate local, State and Federal education programs, including applicable Title I programs, special education, gifted education, vocational education, language programs, counseling programs and elective classes.
- Provide migrant children with full and appropriate opportunities to meet the same challenging State academic standards that all children are expected to meet.
- Provide advocacy and outreach programs to migrant children and their families and professional development for District staff.
- Provide programs, activities, and procedures for the engagement of parents/guardians and family members of migrant students in an understandable format and language.
Migrant Education Program for Parent/Guardian and Family Member Engagement
Parent(s)/guardian(s) and family members of migrant students will be involved in and regularly consulted about the development, implementation, operation, and evaluation of the migrant program.
Parent(s)/guardian(s) and family members of migrant students will receive instruction regarding their role in improving the academic achievement of their children.
LEGAL REF.: 20 U.S.C. §6318.
20 U.S.C. §6391 et seq.,
34 C.F.R. §200.40 - 200.45.
CROSS REF.: 6:170 (Title I Programs)
ADOPTED: November 22, 2004
REVISED: January 23, 2017