Section 6:145

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June 2021

Instruction

Migrant Students

The District will identify migrant students and assess their educational and related health and social needs. If students are identified, the District in accordance with federal law will:

  1. Provide a full range of services to migrant students through appropriate local, State and federal educational programs, including applicable Title I programs, special education, gifted education, vocational education, language programs, counseling programs, and elective classes.
  2. Provide migrant children with full and appropriate opportunities to meet the same challenging State academic standards that all children are expected to meet.
  3. Provide to the extent feasible;
    1. advocacy and outreach programs to migrant children and their families, including helping such children and families gain access to other education, health, nutrition, and social services, and
    2. professional development programs, including mentoring, for District staff,
    3. Family literacy programs,
    4. The integration of information technology into educational and related programs.
  4. 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

Parents/guardians and family members of migrant students will be involved in and regularly consulted about the development, implementation, operation, and evaluation of the migrant program.

Parents/guardians and family members of migrant students will receive instruction regarding their role in improving the academic achievement of their children.

LEGAL REFERENCE
  • 20 U.S.C. §6318.
  • 20 U.S.C. §6391 et seq.
  • 34 C.F.R. §200.80 et seq.
CROSS REFERENCE Section 6:170 (Title I Programs)
ADOPTED February 2017