• Raquel Williams

    Windsor Village Vanguard Elementary School

    14440 Polo Street

    Houston, TX 77085

    rwilli10@houstonisd.org

    (713) 726-3647

     
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    Definition
    Title I, Part A is a formula grant program that provides financial assistance to local educational agencies (LEAs) and schools with high numbers or high percentages of children from low-income families .  Formula grant programs are noncompetitive awards based on a predetermined formula . Title I is the largest program supporting elementary and secondary education in the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) .
     
     
    Purpose
    The Title I, Part A program is intended to help ensure that all children meet challenging state academic standards, regardless of economic status . Title I is the government’s attempt to provide all children with the opportunity to
       receive a fair, equitable and high-quality education, and to close the achievement gap.