TITLE I-A in the Lowndes County Schools
LOWNDES COUNTY TITLE I SCHOOLS SCHOOL-WIDE PROGRAMS:
Lake Park Elementary*
Moulton Branch Elementary
Pine Grove Elementary
Lowndes Middle School
*REWARD SCHOOL:recognized for high achievement
The purpose of the Title I program is to support the entire program's focus on parental notification and involvement. Parents are encouraged to become partners with the schools in the planning, revision and implementation ofparent involvement activities, school improvement plans, and the LEA’s comprehensive improvement plan (CLIP). Parents are encouraged to attend theAnnual Title I meeting held at each school. The Parent Involvement Plans, Parent Involvement Policies, District Improvement Plans and Policies are available on the school and district websites. In addition, copies are available upon request.
Additional information is available at the Georgia Department of Education website.
ESEA (ELEMENTARY SECONDARY EDUCATION ACT)- PARENT NOTICE
In compliance with the requirements of ESEA, the Lowndes County School System informs parents that they may request information about the professional qualifications of their student's teacher(s). The following information may be requested:
Local educational agencies are required to notify parents if a teacher who is not highly qualified is teaching their child a core academic content course. Parental notification is required if a teacher who is not highly qualified teaches their child for four consecutive weeks or more. Parental notification is not required for teachers who are not teacher of record for core academic subjects. Parent notification is not required for paraprofessionals who are not highly qualified. Please note that effective the 2006-2007 school year, the parent notification requirement applies to teachers who teach core academic content subjects in Title I and Non-Title I schools and programs. The Ethics Division of the Professional Standards Commission is responsible for enforcing the Code of Ethics for Educators in Georgia. Standard 4 of the Code states An educator shall exemplify honesty and integrity in the course of professional
practice. Unethical conduct as it relates to ESEA includes but is not limited to, falsifying, misrepresenting or omitting:
Useful Title I-A Resources
2016-2017 Title I District Parent Involvement Policy
2016-2017– Titulo I Plan de Participación de Padres del Distrito para las Escuelas del Condado de Lowndes