Title I, Part A – Improving Academic Achievement of the Disadvantaged

Published: 8/2/2017 2:08 PM

Title I, Part A is one of the many federal programs in the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001. Title I, Part A provides formula grants to districts. Districts then allocate funds to Title I schools based on their number of low-income children. ​

​The district must use Title I funds only in schools that have been selected for services through allowable procedures. Funds are used to improve student achievement in high poverty schools. The Title I, Part A Handbook contains comprehensive information about all Title I requirements for districts and schools.


Webinar on Title I, Part A and Equitable Services Requirements Under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)

PowerPoint accompanying webinar

Webinar on Changes to Title I, Part A Under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)

PowerPoint accompanying webinar

The Sample Consultation Agreement could be used for the required consultation between local educational agencies and private school officials on equitable services requirements of Title I, Part A.

Tara Rodriguez
Office of Continuous Improvement and Support
Division of Consolidated Plans and Audits
300 Sower Blvd., 5th Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-3791
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