• Title I is a federal program that offers additional funds to qualifying schools.  The funds are used to provide opportunities for all students to succeed academically.


    How Does Desert Sage Elementary Use Title 1 Funds?

    • To hire Title I teachers and additional interventionists to help students with academic needs.
    • To purchase intervention and enrichment materials for the classroom.
    • To provide professional development opportunities for teachers.
    • To support family engagement activities such as STEM/Career Night, Game Night, Cuddle Up and Read, Culture & Community Night.

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    Title 1 is School-Wide

    • Provides instruction to help ensure all students meet high expectations for learning.
    • Sets goals for improvement.
    • Provides resources that supplement regular classroom instruction.
    • Involves parents in all aspects of their child’s education.
    • Title interventionists provide additional support within classrooms or separate small groups.