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Number of Eligible Migrant Students, 12 Months - Total: 2011-12 1

The total unduplicated statewide number of eligible migrant children 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  376,801
US 376,801
Alabama  2,319
AL 2,319
Alaska  11,786
AK 11,786
Arizona  8,018
AZ 8,018
Arkansas  7,488
AR 7,488
California  133,349
CA 133,349
Colorado  4,019
CO 4,019
Connecticut 
CT †
Delaware  136
DE 136
District of Columbia 
DC †
Florida  27,716
FL 27,716
Georgia  8,973
GA 8,973
Hawaii  2,235
HI 2,235
Idaho  3,773
ID 3,773
Illinois  1,709
IL 1,709
Indiana  1,019
IN 1,019
Iowa  1,431
IA 1,431
Kansas  7,739
KS 7,739
Kentucky  3,952
KY 3,952
Louisiana  2,740
LA 2,740
Maine  358
ME 358
Maryland  334
MD 334
Massachusetts  421
MA 421
Michigan  5,696
MI 5,696
Minnesota  2,049
MN 2,049
Mississippi  613
MS 613
Missouri  922
MO 922
Montana  967
MT 967
Nebraska  5,103
NE 5,103
Nevada  176
NV 176
New Hampshire  93
NH 93
New Jersey  1,565
NJ 1,565
New Mexico  513
NM 513
New York  5,050
NY 5,050
North Carolina  5,755
NC 5,755
North Dakota  503
ND 503
Ohio  1,866
OH 1,866
Oklahoma  627
OK 627
Oregon  18,745
OR 18,745
Pennsylvania  5,130
PA 5,130
Puerto Rico 
PR †
Rhode Island 
RI †
South Carolina  1,265
SC 1,265
South Dakota  1,084
SD 1,084
Tennessee  2,284
TN 2,284
Texas  50,612
TX 50,612
Utah  1,155
UT 1,155
Vermont  424
VT 424
Virginia  660
VA 660
Washington  33,445
WA 33,445
West Virginia 
WV †
Wisconsin  875
WI 875
Wyoming  109
WY 109

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1 Description: The total unduplicated statewide number of eligible migrant children 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 total unduplicated statewide number of eligible migrant children 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