Shelton's Migrant Education Program

Migrant Education Program

The goal of the Migrant Education Program is to ensure that all migrant students reach challenging academic standards and graduate with a high school diploma (or complete a GED) that prepares them for responsible citizenship, further learning, and productive employment.


What makes a student eligible?

1. The child or youth must have moved across state or school district lines.

2. The purpose of the move must have been for the child or youth, his/her spouse, parent, guardian or immediate family member to seek or obtain qualifying work.

3. Qualifying work may include temporary or seasonal employment in farming, fishing, planting and/or harvesting trees, and food processing plants such as for poultry, beef, pork, vegetables and fruit.

4. The child or youth must be 21 years of age or less, without a high school diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED).

What resources are available to a student in program?

Free school meals
Education Supports and Resources
Health Resources
Resource Referrals

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Questions? Please contact:

Gabriela Garcia

Migrant Services Para Tech

Shelton School District

Student & Family Resource Center

(360) 426-1687 ext. 10074

(360) 490-8316 (work cell)

  • 700 S. First St., Shelton, WA 98584
  • p: 360-426-1687
  • f: 360-427-8610

The Shelton School District does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following employee has been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination: Linda Arnold, Director of Human Resources. 360-426-1687. 700 S. 1st Street; Shelton, WA 98584. Complaint procedure can be found on this website under Board Policy #3210 (students) and #5010 (employees).

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