Migrant Education Program

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What is the Migrant Education Program?

Migrant Education is a Federal Program under the Department of Education founded in 1966.
The program provides supplemental academic and health services for qualifying students and their families. Students between the ages of 3 and 22 who meet the following criteria are eligible for migrant services.

Migrant eligibility criteria include students who have moved within the last three years:

  • Due to economic necessity
  • Moved from one district boundary to another
  • Moved with a migratory worker or they themselves are a migratory worker

A migratory worker is someone who:

  • Moved in the last three years and, after doing so, performed new temporary or seasonal work in agriculture
  • The migratory worker can be a parent or a legal guardian

The North County Joint Union School District offers the following supplemental services:

  • Free Lunch
  • School Readiness Program
  • Academic Case Management
  • Math and English Language Arts Summer School
  • Educational Excursions
  • Linkage and advocacy to community resources including mental health services

For more information please contact:

Spring Grove School office at (831) 637—3745
Carmen Castaneda, Specialist Aid
e,  ext. 108
Gabriella Armenta, Director, ext. 110