Migrant Education Program
Purpose:The Migrant Education Department of Plainview ISD provides educational opportunities which help reduce the educational disruptions and other problems that can result from repeated moves.To ensure that migrant children are provided services including support services that address their special needs in a coordinated and efficient manner, the districts migrant program addresses the following seven areas of focus:
- Identification and Recruitment
Early Childhood Education
Education Rate Enhancement / Post Secondary Transition
Migrant Service Coordination
Secondary Credit Accrual Grades 7-12
- New Generation System
An eligible migrant student is one who has crossed school district lines during the past three years so that the student, a parent or other member of the immediate family may seek employment in agricultural or fishing related activities.
Identification and Recruitment :
Students are eligible to participate in the district Migrant Education Program if they have moved within 36 months with their parents, a guardian, a spouse or on their own across school boundaries. The staff actively seeks to identify and recruit all eligible migratory students residing within the school district.