“What Is Title I?”
Title I is a federally funded program designed to address the academic needs of students and to assist them in meeting the state’s high standards, particularly in the areas of reading, writing, science and mathematics. The Pinellas County School District receives funds based upon the number of students who are eligible for free or reduced-price lunch.
What Is A Title I School?
Title I schools are determined by the percentage of students at each school who are eligible for free or reduced lunch.
You may see this in your Title I School:
· Intervention classes - provide intensive assistance in reading and math
· Additional resource teachers and assistants who are highly qualified
· Additional training for school staff
· A variety of teaching methods and materials
· Special learning events
· Training for families
· After-school tutoring