East Middle School

Purpose

The purpose of Title I, Part A is to provide resources to schools and districts to ensure that all children have a fair, equitable, and significant opportunity to obtain a high-quality education and close educational achievement gaps.

Title I, Part A is intended to support LEAs in:

  • Improving teaching by promoting effective instruction for at-risk children and for enriched and accelerated programs;
  • Expanding eligibility of schools for schoolwide programs that serve all children;
  • Encouraging school-based improvement planning;
  • Establishing accountability based on results;
  • Promoting meaningful parent and family engagement;
  • Coordinating with health and social services agencies;
  • Focusing resources on the schools with the highest percentage of students living in poverty.


Our goals as a Title 1 School:

Increase academic achievement

Provide direct instructional support to students

Provide professional development for teachers

Promote and support parent education and involvement through ongoing activities at school.


2019-20 Title 1 Fall Meeting.ppt