Title I, Part C - Migrant
Marion County Public SchoolsMigrant Education Program
Marion County's Migrant Education Program is a Title I, Part C-federally funded initiative designed to provide assistance and services to meet the educational needs of migratory parents and their eligible children.
DEFINITION OF A MIGRANT CHILD
A child aged 3 to 21, whose parents or guardians have moved within the past 36 months across state or county lines to seek or obtain temporary or seasonal employment.
Migrant Education Program, please contact:
Rene Murguia: Database Coordinator
Phone: (352) 955-6855 ext. 6363
Phone: (352) 955-6855 ext. 6371
Phone: (352) 955-6855 ext. 6369
TYPES OF SERVICES AVAILABLE
Early Childhood Program (children ages 3-5),
After School Tutorial Program (grades K-12),
Health Services (school physicals and dental examinations), and
Other Services (academic assistance for furthering a child's education through college, vocational programs, referrals to agencies, and Drop-Out Prevention).
For more information about the Marion County Migrant Education Program, please contact the Office of Grants and Federal Programs/Title I located at Howard Academy Community Center, 306 N.W. 7th Avenue, Ocala, Florida 34475 or call (352) 671-4171.