What is Title 1?Title I is a K-12 program that provides additional academic support and learning opportunities for students at schools with high percentages of socioeconomically disadvantaged children. The program is intended to help ensure that all students meet state academic standards.Goal of Title1:•Increase academic achievement•Provide direct instructional support to students.•Provide professional development for teachers.•Promote parent education and involvement.Schoolwide programs have the following key components:
School wide Reform Strategies: Addressing the needs of all children in our school
Instruction by Highly Qualified Teachers: Ensuring instruction and providing on-going professional development
Parental Involvement: Creating ways to involve parents in planning, review, and improvement of our school
Additional Support: Providing effective, timely assistance to students experiencing difficulty.
Transition Plans: Assisting students moving from home to Kindergarten and students in 5thgrade to middle school.