Bartlett City Schools Federal Programs
Federally Funded NCLB Programs
ESEA is a federal law that includes several grants (TITLE Programs) for states and school districts. Bartlett City Schools receives funds from the following TITLE Programs: Title I A, Title II A, and Title III A.
These programs focus on ensuring that all children have access to high-quality educational experiences that help them grow academically and obtain proficiency on state academic standards and assessments.
These programs are designed to improve
Title I A
Title I, Part A provides formula grants to school districts. Districts are responsible for allocating funds to Title I Schools based on the number of low-income students. The district must use Title I funds only in high poverty schools that have been selected for services through allowable procedures.
Title I provides flexible funding for additional instructional staff, professional development, extended-time programs, and other strategies to improve student achievement and growth in high poverty schools.
Title I funds may be used for a variety of services and activities, most commonly for instruction in reading and mathematics. Legislation encourages the use of strategies such as extended day (before and after school programs), extended year and summer programs to increase learning time.
Title I N & D
This program provides financial assistance to educational programs for youths in state-operated institutions or community day programs.
The program provides financial assistance:
Title II Part A
Teacher and Principal Training and Recruiting
Title II, Part A, increases student achievement by improving teacher and principal quality through recruitment, hiring, and retention strategies.
Title III - Part A
English Language Acquisition, Language Enhancement and Academic Achievement
Title III - Part A assists school districts in teaching English to limited English Proficient (LEP) students. Additionally, it assists LEP students in meeting the same challenging standards required of all students.
Benefits to Private School Students and Teachers
The Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) provides benefits to private school students, teachers, and other education personnel, including those in religiously affiliated schools. The following information provides explanations of some of the law's provisions and brief summaries of relevant ESEA programs.
The current Title programs that Private Schools participate in with Bartlett City Schools acting as the LEA are Title IA and Title II A.
Source: U. S. Department of Education