•  Migrant Education Program

     
    Program Goal
    The goal of the Migrant Education Program is to ensure that all migrant students reach challenging academic standards and graduate with a high school diploma (or complete a GED) that prepares them for responsible citizenship, further learning, and productive employment.
     
     
     Migrant Eduation 2018-2019 PAC Meeting dates:

    MEP PAC (2nd Monday)

    Location

    September 10, 2018

    Fremont Adult School, Room 20

    October 8, 2018

    Fremont Adult School, Room 20

    December 10, 2018

    Fremont Adult School, MPR

    February 11, 2019

    Fremont Adult School, Room 20

    March 11, 2019

    Fremont Adult School, Room 20

    May 13, 2019

    Fremont Adult School, MPR

     
    Student Identification 
    A student qualifies for the Migrant Education Program if he or she has moved across state or school district lines with a migrant parent or guardian to obtain temporary or seasonal employment in an agricultural, fishing, or food processing activity within the past three years. Services are provided to students from ages 3 to 22 (if the student has not graduated from high school).
     
    Download a copy of the initial eligibility form here. English     Spanish
     
     
    Federal Legislation
    The Migrant Education Program is reauthorized by Part C of Title I of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) that was signed by President Obama on December 10, 2015. It was first introduced in the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (ESEA) and reauthorized by the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 (NCLB).
     
    Fremont Unified School District offers a variety of programs to our migrant families which could include:
    • Parent Education meetings with free babysitting
    • Preschool student and parent support
    • Health and dental screening
    • Summer enrichment
    • College visits
    • Information on community resources
    • Support with meetings between parents, students, and schools
    • Student advocacy
     
    All migrant parents are invited to attend our 6 Parent Advisory Councils meetings during the 2017-18 school year at Centerville Junior High School from 5:30-7:00 p.m. Download a copy of the meeting dates here.
     

     

Last Modified on June 12, 2018