Migrant Education

 

Leticia Reyes, Migrant Coordinator
lreyes@laredoisd.org
956-273-1267 or 956-273-1264
904 Juarez Room 212

Goal of the Migrant Program
The Migrant Education Program is to design and support programs that help migrant students overcome the challenges of mobility, cultural and language barriers, social isolation, and other difficulties associated with a migratory lifestyle. These efforts are aimed at helping migrant students succeed in school, graduate with a high school diploma, and/or GED, and successfuly transition to post-secondary education or employment.

 

The Harvest (La Cosecha) Documentary Screening      -     Video Promo

Supplementary Educational & Support Services
Migrant Education is a federally funded program designed to provide supplementary educational and support services to eligible migrant students such as:

  • Academic Progress Checkups / Attendance
  • Home Visits with Parents
  • Clothing Vouchers — Standardized school attire
  • RIF “Reading is Fundamental” books School Supplies
  • Texas Migrant Interstate Program—Out of State TAKS Assessment
  • Migrant Student Graduation Enhancement Program—H.S. Credit Accrual
  • C.A.M.P.—College Assistance Migrant Program (Scholarships)
  • Bert Coronal Leadership Institute—Washington, D.C. Trip
  • Building Bridges– Early Literacy Home instruction for Parents of 3yrs olds