Migrant summer school program marks its return to Mountain Home
An education program aimed at helping children in the Mountain Home area improve their reading and math skills returned this month following a 10-year absence.
Held weekdays from June 5 to 29, the Migrant Education Program included 47 children ranging in age from three years old to those preparing to enter sixth grade along with three high school-age students.
The federally funded program supports educational programs for migratory children to reduce the impact of academic disruptions from repeated moves, according to officials with the local school district.
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