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Dieter Swank
Coordinator of 
Student and Family Services

Liz Armenta
Migrant Services Assistant

Marilyn Gries
Administrative Secretary I



Laurel Elementary
1410 Laurel Street , Room F5
Oceanside, CA  92058
(760) 901-7180

Migrant Service Aides are available to assist you

Monday – Friday
8:00am – 4:30pm

Migrant Education

Migrant Education works with public schools to advocate for educational rights and opportunities for the children of migrant workers.

You may qualify already!

If you are 21 years old or younger, or if you have children between 3 and 21 years old, and your family has moved in the last three years to look for work in agriculture, you may qualify to receive services. 

Work that may qualify you:

  • Fruit, vegetable, or tobacco harvests
  • Dairy farm
  • Fisheries
  • Lumber or care of plants to sell (no landscaping)
  • Poultry plant work

What does Migrant Education offer your children? 

  • Help with school enrollment, interpretation at school meetings, relaying messages to and from school
  • Help with making and interpreting for doctor appointments necessary for school
  • Educational programs
  • Information about other resources such as social services or health
  • Help with the exchange of information from school to school
  • Provides summer activities and programs to keep students on track for the fall

The Migrant Education Program works to help parents become involved in the school life of their children, helps students have more success in their classes, and provides an opportunity for enrichment of school work.  All services are free. 

Migrant Education Summer School Program 2020

Registration closes June 10th, 2020! Students must be registered individually. One form per student.


 Distance Learning
Virtual Summer School
June 16th - July 16th
 Monday - Thursday
8:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M.     

For more information about our summer school program
please call :

Liz Armenta (760) 908-9569 or
Gaby Beas (760)307-1260


Benefits of Summer School
  • Increased self-confidence
  • Develop language skills.
  • Understand independent learning
  • Improve your grades