Migrant Eligibility

  • Migrant children are children who:

    Have moved:

    • across school district boundaries*
    • within the last three years
    • on their own, with, or to join a parent, guardian, or spouse
    • to obtain or seek work that is seasonal or temporary
    • in a fishing, logging, or agricultural activity
    • and the move is an economic necessity.

    *FNSBSD is under 15K square miles, therefore, students must move across district boundaries to qualify. Move must be >20 miles in over 15K square miles districts.

    Migrant children must:
    Be younger than 20 years old**
    Not have graduated from high school
          Note: A GED is not considered a high school diploma and does not equate to graduation

    **or younger than 22 with an IEP on file

    Migrant Move
    Change from one residence to another, for fishing or agricultural purposes, that occurs due to economic necessity

    • Length of move must be at least one night/two days with a total of seven nights/eight days per year
    • Both the worker and children must make moves

     

    Fairbanks North Star Borough Boundry MapMap 1  

     

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Last Modified on November 20, 2018