Title I provides financial assistance to local education agencies (LEAs) and schools, with high numbers or percentages of children from low-income families, in order to assist schools in ensuring that all children meet challenging academic standards.
Districts or schools accepting Title I funds are required to provide all children with fair, equitable and significant educational opportunities in order to obtain a high-quality education and to reach at a minimum proficiency on challenging state academic standards and assessments. Title I programs utilize highly qualified staff who implement instructional strategies based on scientifically based research and which are supported by organized and effective parental involvement.
Schools receiving Title I funding:
- Christina Huddleston Elementary
- Impact Academy at Orchard Lake Elementary
- John F. Kennedy Elementary
- Lake Marion Elementary
- Oak Hills Elementary