Robstown Independent School District

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Migrant Education, Title I, Part C

Purpose: Migrant Education, Title I, Part C, provides support, high-quality and comprehensive educational programs for migratory children.  Ensures that migratory children are provided with appropriate educational services; and that migratory children receive full and appropriate opportunities to meet the same challenging state academic content.
 
 
 
Do You Qualify as a Migratory Worker?
 
You may qualify if:
Within the past 3 years you and your family have traveled or moved from one district, city or state to another to work or look for temporary work in:
  1. Agricultural field; working with fruits, vegetables, sunflowers, cotton, wheat, grain, sorghum, etc.
  2. Packing or processing fruits, vegetables, chicken, beef, pork or fish
  3. A dairy farm
  4. A fishery or shrimping
  5. A slaughter house
  6. A poultry farm
  7. A ranch or livestock related activities
  8. A plant nursery, orchard, tree growing or harvesting
  9. Or other similar work
 
 
Critical Components for a Migratory Move:
The following items are critical components that recruiters must adhere to in verifying the qualifying move; with no previous history on NGS or on MSIX or when the recruiter discovers facts that could cause a potential problem with child eligibility, ...
 
Recruiters must:
  1. Verify that the qualifying activity exists in the city/town mentioned by the interviewee; or
  2. Verify the time-frame the work was accomplished; and
  3. Obtain written documentation or capture a verbal statement to verify the family did make the qualifying migratory move; or
  4. Obtain evidence that the child(ren) made the qualifying move.
 
Contact Information:
 
Robstown ISD Migrant Department:
701 N. 1st Street
Robstown, Texas 78380
Phone: (361) 767-6600
 
Delma Salinas, ext. 2092
Anna Rodriguez: ext. 2072
Graciela Martinez: ext. 2220