Title I Program

Title I is a federal grant reauthorized under theElementary and Secondary Education Actas theEvery Student Succeeds Act(ESSA) of 2015. The purpose of this legislation is "to help the neediest schools and students reach the same challenging standards expected of all children" (Public Law 107-110). All six of Danville’selementary schoolsare Title I schools: E. A. Gibson, Forest Hills, G. L. H. Johnson, Park Avenue, Schoolfield, and Woodberry Hills elementary schools.The Title I grant addresses four major goals:

  • Improve language arts strategies and skills
  • Develop mathematics concepts and skills
  • Promote critical thinking andproblem solvingskills
  • Encourage family engagement in the education of children

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Title I Contact Information

CatiiaGreene,Director of Federal Title Programs and Instructional Support
Email
Telephone: 434.799.6400
341 Main Street
Danville, VA 24541

Debbie Stewart, Title I Secretary
Email
Telephone: 434.799.6400
341 Main Street
Danville, VA 24541