New ED Data Express is coming. Share your input in this short survey.

You are here:  Data Elements » Migrant Education Program » Migrant Students Eligible for Services » Migrant Eligible Students - 12 months: 2011-12 »

Number of Eligible Migrant Students, 12 Months - Grades 9 to 12: 2011-12 1

The unduplicated statewide number of eligible migrant children in grades 9 to 12 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...]

Skip to content
The user can use the Graphs and Tables tool to explore basic state data values for the selected Data Element. The user can use the Data Mapping tool to explore basic state data values state-by-state for the selected data element, color-coded by value.    
View data table
Download Data Element Report Get the Excel Viewer
State Sort states in alphabetical ascending orderSort states in alphabetical descending order Value Sort states by data element value in ascending orderSort states by data element value in descending order
   01541930838
National  79,419
US 79,419
Alabama  355
AL 355
Alaska  3,054
AK 3,054
Arizona  2,646
AZ 2,646
Arkansas  1,023
AR 1,023
California  30,533
CA 30,533
Colorado  866
CO 866
Connecticut 
CT †
Delaware  20
DE 20
District of Columbia 
DC †
Florida  3,844
FL 3,844
Georgia  937
GA 937
Hawaii  411
HI 411
Idaho  696
ID 696
Illinois  372
IL 372
Indiana  229
IN 229
Iowa  349
IA 349
Kansas  1,035
KS 1,035
Kentucky  334
KY 334
Louisiana  492
LA 492
Maine  121
ME 121
Maryland  35
MD 35
Massachusetts  25
MA 25
Michigan  884
MI 884
Minnesota  348
MN 348
Mississippi  40
MS 40
Missouri  200
MO 200
Montana  215
MT 215
Nebraska  793
NE 793
Nevada  25
NV 25
New Hampshire  9
NH 9
New Jersey  107
NJ 107
New Mexico  102
NM 102
New York  351
NY 351
North Carolina  617
NC 617
North Dakota  84
ND 84
Ohio  263
OH 263
Oklahoma  153
OK 153
Oregon  3,512
OR 3,512
Pennsylvania  926
PA 926
Puerto Rico 
PR †
Rhode Island 
RI †
South Carolina  63
SC 63
South Dakota  241
SD 241
Tennessee  176
TN 176
Texas  15,326
TX 15,326
Utah  206
UT 206
Vermont  28
VT 28
Virginia  86
VA 86
Washington  7,075
WA 7,075
West Virginia 
WV †
Wisconsin  205
WI 205
Wyoming  7
WY 7

Key
this symbol means not applicable.
- this symbol means data value was not available.
n< this symbol means that the data have been suppressed.
# this symbol means data value rounds to zero.
this symbol means reporting standards not met.
 
   
   
 
 
   
1 Description: The unduplicated statewide number of eligible migrant children in grades 9 to 12 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 9 to 12 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