Migrants coming to the US (such as Latinos and Asians) may arrive as working laborers, as students, and as professional. Also immigrant status including the length of stay, time, and the number of generations in the US are factors that impact on health outcomes. 1. Explain the role of acculturation in the design and implementation of health programs in urban schools and community. 2. What are the potential benefits of understanding acculturation in the school-age child?