• What is Title I?

    A federally funded program that serves millions of children in elementary and secondary schools each year. Money is sent to school districts based on the number of low-income families (data derived from free and reduced lunch information). If a school within the district has at least forty percent of their students that are from low-income families, then the school is considered a school-wide Title I school and all students are eligible to benefit from the program. Fayetteville School is a school wide program and it includes the following components:

    • School wide reform strategies
    • Instruction by highly qualified teachers
    • Family-School Partnership Program
    • Additional support for students
    • Transition activities for students entering kindergarten

    How does the school spend Title I funds?

    • Personnel
    • Class size reduction
    • Teacher trainings
    • Teaching materials and supplies
    • License fees for web-based programs
    • Parent input on the 1% set aside

    How can I help my child?

    • Make sure you child gets to school on time every day.
    • Establish a homework routine.
    • Talk to your child's teacher regularly.
    • READ TO and WITH your child daily.
    • Have your child READ TO YOU.
    • Make learning FUN.