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Migrant Education Regional Offices

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

Funding Description

The Migrant Education regional offices, in coordination with the California Department of Education Migrant, Indian, International Education Office Office (CDE/MIIEO), provide program support to school districts to meet the unique needs of migrant students and their families. The funding is coordinated by the migrant education regional offices in the development of District Service Agreements (DSA) to be submitted by regional offices to CDE/MIIEO for approval.


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Funds must be used to serve a migrant student who performs, or has a parent, spouse, or guardian who performs, qualifying agricultural or fishing employment as a principal means of livelihood and has moved within the preceding 36 months to obtain temporary or seasonal employment in agricultural or fishing work. Migrant education services are provided to students, ages three through twenty-one, who move from one local educational agency to another.
Other Eligibility Considerations Recipients must maintain an ongoing and functional migrant parent advisory council comprised of members who are knowledgeable of the needs of the migrant children. Two-thirds of the members of the parent advisory council must be the parents of eligible migrant children. Recipients must coordinate migrant services with the regional offices.
Eligible Grade Level(s) Not applicable
Eligible Age Level(s) 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult


Legal Authority Part C, Title I, Elementary and Secondary Education Act
Source / Type Federal / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2004-05
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 3060 / 8290
Total Available $126,745,395
Recipient Amount Varies
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Unavailable

Important Dates

Date Application Available April 29, 2004
Due Date May 26, 2004
Expected Notification Date July 5, 2004

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Migrant Education []
Fiscal Unavailable
Other Unavailable


Program Maricela Ramirez, 916-319-0392,
Fiscal Chavela Delp, 916-319-0609,
Division Language Learner & Support Division, 916-319-0851 (phone), 916-319-0139 (fax)
Last Modified: May 7, 2007
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