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Migrant Education Program

NOTE: The application due date for this program has passed.

Funding supports 23 regional offices to provide supplementary educational and support services to eligible migrant children and youth throughout California. Regional offices also give technical assistance to local educational agencies to identify and address the unique needs of migrant children and their families.

Eligibility

Eligible
Applicants
Local educational agencies
Required
Eligibility
Criteria
Funding is determined by a formula that includes the number of eligible migrant children and youth, age three through twenty-one, in each respective region and the number of eligible children served through summer and intersession programs. Participating regions and their school districts must comply with all state and federal statutes and guidelines.
Other
Eligibility
Considerations
Not applicable
Eligible
Grade Level(s)
Pre-K, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult
Eligible
Age Level(s)
0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult

Funding

Legal
Authority
Part C, Title I, Elementary and Secondary Education Act; Budget Item 6110-125-0890 Schedule 1
Source / Type Federal / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2012-13
SACS Resource/
Revenue Codes
3060, 3061 / 8290
Total Available $134,760,620
Recipient
Amount
Varies
Match
Requirement
No
Allocation Formula Allocations are based on a seven-factor formula that includes the following factors: migrant child counts; moved within a year, priority for services, age 19-21, academic need (number of migrant children scoring a Far Below Basic on the Language Arts and/or Mathematics CSTs) other federal, state and local available funds, and summer/intersession child counts.

Important Dates

Date
Application
Available
June 4, 2012
Due Date June 29, 2012
Expected
Notification Date
July 31, 2012

Additional Information

Application http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/me/mt/mep2012rfa.asp
Background http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/me/mt/overview.asp
Fiscal Unavailable
Funding Resultshttp://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r28/mep12result.asp
Other Unavailable

Contacts

Program Fernando Rodriguez-Valls
Phone : 916-319-0851
E-mail : frodriguezvalls@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Prakash Chand
Phone : 916-319-0624
E-mail : pchand@cde.ca.gov
Division English Learner Support Division
Phone : 916-319-0851
Fax : 916-319-0139

Last Modified: February 8, 2013

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1430 N Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

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