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Number of Eligible Migrant Students, 12 Months - Grades 6 to 8: 2015-16 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 
US †
Alabama  375
AL 375
Alaska  2640
AK 2640
Arizona  1936
AZ 1936
Arkansas  979
AR 979
California  17261
CA 17261
Colorado  949
CO 949
Connecticut 
CT †
Delaware  47
DE 47
District of Columbia 
DC †
Florida  3885
FL 3885
Georgia  1146
GA 1146
Hawaii  488
HI 488
Idaho  813
ID 813
Illinois  206
IL 206
Indiana  323
IN 323
Iowa  306
IA 306
Kansas  658
KS 658
Kentucky  514
KY 514
Louisiana  371
LA 371
Maine  76
ME 76
Maryland  29
MD 29
Massachusetts  68
MA 68
Michigan  858
MI 858
Minnesota  248
MN 248
Mississippi  35
MS 35
Missouri  171
MO 171
Montana  192
MT 192
Nebraska  834
NE 834
Nevada  24
NV 24
New Hampshire  23
NH 23
New Jersey  160
NJ 160
New Mexico  133
NM 133
New York  458
NY 458
North Carolina  711
NC 711
North Dakota  102
ND 102
Ohio  189
OH 189
Oklahoma  134
OK 134
Oregon  3566
OR 3566
Pennsylvania  821
PA 821
Puerto Rico 
PR †
Rhode Island 
RI †
South Carolina  82
SC 82
South Dakota  111
SD 111
Tennessee  142
TN 142
Texas  7519
TX 7519
Utah  169
UT 169
Vermont  25
VT 25
Virginia  88
VA 88
Washington  5557
WA 5557
West Virginia 
WV †
Wisconsin  145
WI 145
Wyoming  12
WY 12

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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: 2015-16; 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, 2015-16: http://www2.ed.gov/admins/lead/account/consolidated/index.html; Data Uploaded On: 07/20/2017