Title I

Title I, Part A is a federal program that provides financial assistance to local educational agencies and public schools with high numbers or high percentages of poor children to help ensure that all children meet challenging state academic standards. Title I, Part A is a formula grants program for "improving the academic achievement of the disadvantaged."

Parent Involvement

We know that family involvement in a child's education is a greater predictor of academic success than whether or not that family is affluent or poor. That's why Title I, Part A program regulations insist on robust family involvement activities at every school where these federal funds support effective teaching and engaged learning.

School Board Parent Involvement Policy

Public School Choice

With the authorization of the federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), public school choice (PSC) services are no longer required.


Title I Department Contact:

Pamela Faulkner

Title I/LAP Programs

Additional Resources:

Annual Timeline
Citizen Complaints
Federal ESSA Website
OSPI Title I Information
Parent and Family Engagement
State Report Card
Title & LAP Schools

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