Title I, Part A is the oldest federal education program in existence today. The program is governed by the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, which was reauthorized in 2015 by the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). Parma City School District’s Title I program spans grades K-4 providing supplemental services in the instructional areas of reading and mathematics. The Title I teachers and the classroom teachers work collaboratively toward meeting the needs of each Title I served student.
The following schools are Title I served:
John Muir Elementary
Parma Park Elementary
Pleasant Valley Elementary
Thoreau Park Elementary
All of the schools listed above are considered school-wide programs.
These schools have a student population of 40% or above that are receiving free/reduced lunch. These schools typically are utilizing a reform model for reading and/or math to improve their students’ academic success. For more information regarding school-wide programs, please visit the Ohio Department of Education’s website at www.ode.state.oh.us.