Title I ProgramTitle I is a federally funded program designed to help all students master the challenging state standards.
Title I - Grades K-1
Southwestern Elementary offers Title I help in Reading in grades K-1, and in Math in grade 1. Title I students receive extra help in their regular classroom and/or individual or small group help from a teacher or an instructional assistant. First grade Title I students participate in an early reading intervention called Reading Recovery. Title I students also receive monthly school/home links activities that are specially designed to support parents as they share the responsibility for helping their students succeed academically. Students become eligible for Title I services based on test scores, as well as teacher recommendation.
Who works with Title I students?
Mrs. Karen Parmer, a licensed teacher, instructs Title I students I in kindergarten and also teaches Reading Recovery to identified first grade students. Mrs. Darlene Schultz, a highly qualified Title I assistant, works directly with the classroom teachers to provide instructional support in Reading and Math to identified first grade students.
Check out the following links to learn more about Title I and how to help your child!
Reading Recovery Resources for Parents
Learn more about Reading Recovery and find ways to help your child. http://readingrecovery.org/
Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Public Law 114-95, Section 1116, Parent and Family Engagement
Indiana's Center for Family, School & Community Partnerships is dedicated to empowering parents to become more involved in their child's education. Learn what the No Child Left Behind law means to you as a parent.
Title I Parent Involvement Policies
Title I School Parent Involvement Policy
Title I District Parent Involvement Policy
Parents Right To Know Policy
Indiana Academic Standards