Parents and families play an important role in Title 1 schools. With the enactment of the Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015 ( ESSA), greater emphasis has been placed on parent and family engagment to help ensure students academic success. The law is shaped around the following three (3) compenents of parent and family engagement: 

 

1. Engaging Parents and Families 

  • Written polcies for the engagement of parents and families at the District and school levels.
  • School Improvement Process (SIP)
  • Title 1 District -level Parent and Family Engagement Plan (PFEP)  English |  Creole  | Spanish 
  • Title 1 School- level PFEP ( See below)
  • Shared responsibility for high performance of all students. 

Title 1 School-Parent Compact 

2. Building Capacity- Greater capacity for engagement by providing opportunities for parents and families to actively participate in training, activities and events. 

  • Title 1 School- Level Parent and Family Engagement Survey English |SpanishCreole
  • Title 1 Annual Parent Meeting PowerPoint Presentation (See below)
  • District Advisory Council (DAC) General Meeting Calender (Click Here)
  • Parent Advisory Council (PAC) Calendar (Click Here)

3. Timely Notification- All Title 1 schools must also comply with the following parental notification requirements: 

Parents Right-to-know- Qualificaitions of Child's Teachers

Parents in Title 1 schools must be notified regarding the professional qualifications of teachers assigned teaching duties for four (4) or more consecutive weeks, in a class dealing with a subject matter that is outside the field in which the teachers are certified, outside the field that was their minor field of study, or outside the field in which they have demonstrated sufficient subject area expertise.

Flyer Regarding the Availabity of the SIP, Title 1 District-level and School-level PFEP, and Title 1 School-Parent Compact (Click Here)

 

For additional information, you may access the Department of Title 1 Administration's Website, Title 1 Parent and Family Engagement (Click Here).

 

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Weekly Briefings for Title 1

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