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Number of Eligible Migrant Students, 12 Months - Grades 6 to 8: 2011-12 1

The unduplicated statewide number of eligible migrant children in grades 6 to 8 who, within three years of making a qualifying move, resided in a State one or more days, between September 1 and August 31 of a reporting period. [More about...]

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National  62,743
US 62,743
Alabama  379
AL 379
Alaska  2,586
AK 2,586
Arizona  1,499
AZ 1,499
Arkansas  1,190
AR 1,190
California  22,693
CA 22,693
Colorado  744
CO 744
Connecticut 
CT †
Delaware  15
DE 15
District of Columbia 
DC †
Florida  3,603
FL 3,603
Georgia  1,051
GA 1,051
Hawaii  475
HI 475
Idaho  658
ID 658
Illinois  293
IL 293
Indiana  211
IN 211
Iowa  275
IA 275
Kansas  1,023
KS 1,023
Kentucky  431
KY 431
Louisiana  546
LA 546
Maine  56
ME 56
Maryland  24
MD 24
Massachusetts  29
MA 29
Michigan  928
MI 928
Minnesota  333
MN 333
Mississippi  51
MS 51
Missouri  191
MO 191
Montana  208
MT 208
Nebraska  717
NE 717
Nevada  29
NV 29
New Hampshire  14
NH 14
New Jersey  160
NJ 160
New Mexico  126
NM 126
New York  401
NY 401
North Carolina  683
NC 683
North Dakota  116
ND 116
Ohio  251
OH 251
Oklahoma  132
OK 132
Oregon  3,291
OR 3,291
Pennsylvania  777
PA 777
Puerto Rico 
PR †
Rhode Island 
RI †
South Carolina  78
SC 78
South Dakota  206
SD 206
Tennessee  222
TN 222
Texas  10,123
TX 10,123
Utah  223
UT 223
Vermont  41
VT 41
Virginia  88
VA 88
Washington  5,402
WA 5,402
West Virginia 
WV †
Wisconsin  147
WI 147
Wyoming  24
WY 24

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1 Description: The unduplicated statewide number of eligible migrant children in grades 6 to 8 who, within three years of making a qualifying move, resided in a State one or more days, between September 1 and August 31 of a reporting period.; Academic Year: 2011-12; Grade: N/A; Note: The unduplicated statewide number of eligible migrant children in grades 6 to 8 who, within three years of making a qualifying move, resided in a State one or more days, between September 1 and August 31 of a reporting period. Any child who meets the statutory definition of a migratory child found in Section 1309(2) of the statute and sec. 200.81 of the regulations and for whom the SEA approved a Certificate of Eligibility is eligible. In brief, the term migrant child means a child who is, or whose parent or spouse is, a migratory agricultural worker, including a migratory dairy worker, or a migratory fisher, and who, in the preceding 36 months, in order to obtain, or accompany such parent or spouse, in order to obtain, temporary or seasonal employment in agricultural or fishing work (A) has moved from one school district to another; (B) in a State that is comprised of a single school district, has moved from one administrative area to another within such district; or (C) resides in a school district of more than 15,000 square miles, and migrates a distance of 20 miles or more to a temporary residence to engage in a fishing activity. In order to be included in the count, the child must have been eligible for at least one day within the reporting period, have a completed Certificate of Eligibility and been entered into the State"s migrant database. Under Title I, Part C of ESEA, States are required to provide an annual Migrant Education Program (MEP) child count. Each State must have sufficient procedures to ensure that it is collecting and reporting numbers of students who are eligible for the MEP. A dash (-) indicates that the data are not available. The symbol "n<" indicates that the data have been suppressed due to a small count. The symbols "> 97%" and "< 3%" indicate that the value is higher than 97 percent or less than 3 percent, respectively. A "†" symbol means not applicable.; Source: EDFacts/Consolidated State Performance Report, 2011-12: http://www2.ed.gov/admins/lead/account/consolidated/index.html; Data Uploaded On: 07/31/2013