Is Title I?
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I is a federal funded program resulting from the No Child Left Behind
Act of 2001. Title I provides funds to schools and districts
based upon the percentage of students qualifying to receive free
or reduced price (school) meals.
The purpose is to ensure that all children have access to quality
and resources that will enable them to meet state academic standards.
Title I School is required to host workshops/trainings for parents
that focus upon the academic needs of the students.
While many of these workshops/trainings occur during daytime hours,
others are held in the evenings.
Additionally, these workshops/trainings are repeated, based upon
attendance and parent requests.
Interpreters (for Spanish speaking parents) and childcare are often
For more information about Title I and Gwinnett County Public Schools,
please visit the Gwinnett
County Public Schools website.
have the right to request information about the degree and certification
of their child’s teacher(s) and paraprofessional(s), if applicable.
This document is provided to parents in the Title I Parent Handbook
and the GCPS Parent Handbook.
School Title I Committee
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more information, please contact
Ferguson Elementary at 678-245-5450.