Title I

The purpose of Title I, Part A of Public Law 107-110 is to enable schools to provide opportunities for children served to acquire the knowledge and skills contained in the challenging state content standards and to meet the challenging state performance standards developed for all children.

This purpose is accomplished by such efforts as:

providing an enriched and accelerated educational program;
promoting schoolwide reform through schoolwide programs or through additional services that increase the amount and quality of instructional time;
significantly upgrading the quality of instruction by providing staff in participating schools with substantial opportunities for professional development; and
affording parents meaningful opportunities to participate in the education of their children at home and at school.
South Carolina Granted Flexibility

On July 19, 2012, the U.S. Department of Education (USED) approved South Carolina's request for ESEA flexibility.

The Title I Program Contact is:
Brenda J. Hunt
Chief Academic Officer/Director of MTSS and Title 1
P.O. Box 528, Hardeeville, SC 29927
843-784-2630 (Phone) ext. 1112
843-784-2623 (Fax)