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(1) Advanced placement test

The term "advanced placement test" means an advanced placement test administered by the College Board or approved by the Secretary.

(2) High concentration of low-income students

The term "high concentration of low-income students", used with respect to a school, means a school that serves a student population 40 percent or more of whom are low-income individuals.

(3) Low-income individual

The term "low-income individual" means an individual who is determined by a State educational agency or local educational agency to be a child, ages 5 through 19, from a low-income family, on the basis of data used by the Secretary to determine allocations under section 6333 of this title, data on children eligible for free or reduced-price lunches under the National School Lunch Act [42 USC 1751 et seq.], data on children in families receiving assistance under part A of title IV of the Social Security Act [42 USC 601 et seq.], or data on children eligible to receive medical assistance under the medicaid program under title XIX of the Social Security Act [42 USC 1396 et seq.], or through an alternate method that combines or extrapolates from those data.

(Pub. L. 89-10, title I, Sec. 1707, as added Pub. L. 107-110, title I, Sec. 101, Jan. 8, 2002, 115 Stat. 1609; amended Pub. L. 108-11, title II, Sec. 2503, Apr. 16, 2003, 117 Stat. 599.)