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Title I

What Is Title 1?

Title 1—Part A (Improving Basic Programs Operated by Local Education Agencies).

The purpose of this federal program is to ensure that all children have a fair, equal, and significant opportunity to obtain a high-quality education and reach, at a minimum, proficiency on challenging state academic achievement standards and state academic assessments. Title 1 provides grants to school districts which then allocate funds to individual Title 1 schools based on the number of students eligible for free and/or reduced school meals. These funds support state and local efforts to provide technical assistance (based on scientifically-based research) to school staff and improve schools identified as needing improvement based on progress.

Title 1 Program Funding Helps Schools Provide:

· Highly-qualified teachers

· A variety of teaching methods

· Additional professional development for schools staff

· Parent engagement activities

The Goal of Title 1

Every student reaches the learning standard of “PROFICIENT.”

Listed below is the information you will receive during the school year regarding your school-wide Title 1 Program:

¨ Copies of the Parent Engagement Policy and the School-Parent Learning Compact

¨ An invitation to a parent-teacher conference

¨ Suggestions to help and support your child’s learning styles

¨ A program evaluation survey for input on school improvement and feedback on the school’s progress in succeeding with every child

¨ Student Progress Reports to determine your child’s strengths and areas for growth


For a printable brochure (in pdf form) click on the link below:
TITLE 1 Brochure

Title 1 Violation Complaint Procedure

NOTICE:  Title 1 Notice of the Right to Request Teacher Qualifications

Protection of Pupil Rights Amendment Notice

FERPA/Directory Information Rights