They are students who will succeed when given some extra instruction. These students are identified by their classroom teachers as needing additional help in reading and/or math based on their test scores and classroom performance. Students may receive instruction individually or within a small group. Instruction may be given by the Reading Specialist or by the Title 1 Para-professional.
How Are Parents Involved?
*Parents are notified of their child's eligibility for and participation in Title 1.
*Parents listen to their child read and do individual assignments.
*Parents are encouraged to participate in Title 1 meetings and learning opportunities.
*Parents are invited to be a part of the Title 1 Parent Advisory Council.
What Can Parents Do?
*Share a love of learning and set a good example by reading and writing. ( make lists, write letters,...)
*Make learning fun by playing educational games, visiting the library, listening to and talking with your child to increase their vocabulary.
*Show an interest in your child's school day. Look in their school bags and talk about their work. Ask specific questions and praise their efforts and improvements.