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Number of Eligible Migrant Students, 12 Months - Grades 6 to 8: 2012-13 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  61,017
US 61,017
Alabama  410
AL 410
Alaska  2,766
AK 2,766
Arizona  1,587
AZ 1,587
Arkansas  1,160
AR 1,160
California  20,821
CA 20,821
Colorado  722
CO 722
Connecticut 
CT †
Delaware  26
DE 26
District of Columbia 
DC †
Florida  3,742
FL 3,742
Georgia  1,077
GA 1,077
Hawaii  458
HI 458
Idaho  703
ID 703
Illinois  286
IL 286
Indiana  180
IN 180
Iowa  252
IA 252
Kansas  904
KS 904
Kentucky  448
KY 448
Louisiana  545
LA 545
Maine  60
ME 60
Maryland  37
MD 37
Massachusetts  37
MA 37
Michigan  890
MI 890
Minnesota  327
MN 327
Mississippi  50
MS 50
Missouri  153
MO 153
Montana  240
MT 240
Nebraska  773
NE 773
Nevada  33
NV 33
New Hampshire  14
NH 14
New Jersey  157
NJ 157
New Mexico  83
NM 83
New York  400
NY 400
North Carolina  750
NC 750
North Dakota  123
ND 123
Ohio  238
OH 238
Oklahoma  141
OK 141
Oregon  3,247
OR 3,247
Pennsylvania  805
PA 805
Puerto Rico 
PR †
Rhode Island 
RI †
South Carolina  85
SC 85
South Dakota  206
SD 206
Tennessee  216
TN 216
Texas  9,832
TX 9,832
Utah  227
UT 227
Vermont  36
VT 36
Virginia  121
VA 121
Washington  5,480
WA 5,480
West Virginia 
WV †
Wisconsin  149
WI 149
Wyoming  20
WY 20

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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: 2012-13; 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, 2012-13: http://www2.ed.gov/admins/lead/account/consolidated/index.html; Data Uploaded On: 11/13/2014