What is Title I?

Title I is a federally funded program that is designed to support state and local schools in order to reinforce and amplify efforts to improve teaching and learning for students who are farthest from meeting state standards.

Glencoe Elementary is a Title I School with a Schoolwide Plan in place. A schoolwide program is built on schoolwide reform strategies and serves all students in the school. The purpose is to generate high levels of academic achievement in core subject areas for all students. High quality instruction, comprehensive reform strategies and methods that are based on the use of scientifically based research, professional development and the consolidated use of funds are all employed to achieve high academic achievement.