What is Title I?

Title I is a federal program that offers supplemental funds to qualifying schools.  The eligibility of a school to receive Title I services is determined by the number of students receiving free or reduced cost meals.

The Goal

The goal of Title I is to ensure that all children have an equal opportunity to obtain a high-quality education and reach proficiency on state academic achievement standards. Title I instruction is supplemental and does not take the place of regular classroom instruction.

What Title I Funds Provide
  • reading and math intervention and support
  • parent involvement activities
  • professional development for teachers
  • supplies and materials
Tips for Helping at Home
  • Encourage the importance of attendance.
  • Make a place in your home for your child to do homework/read.
  • Make sure your child reads 20 minutes daily.
  • Help your child learn academic vocabulary.
  • Show your child that math is in our everyday lives.