What is Title I?
Title I is a federal education program under the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001.
Title I includes four major parts:
Part A: Improving the Academic Achievement of the Disadvantaged
Part B: Even Start Family Literacy
Part C: Migrant Education
Part D: Services for Neglected or Delinquent Children & Youth
Title I, Part A provides Utah with more than $50 million in federal funds each year to help higher poverty schools provide supplemental educational services to meet the needs of educationally disadvantaged students.
What are the goals of Title I?
Help students to achieve academic success in Reading/Language Arts and Mathematics;
Increase student performance in high poverty schools through school-wide reform;
Build teacher capacity through quality professional development; and
Enhance parents’ abilities to help their children succeed through quality parental involvement activities.
Wasatch School District Targeted Title I Schools
Heber Valley Elementary
J.R. Smith Elementary