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Did you know that Mt. Hope is a Title I School?

What is Title I?

Title I of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act is the largest federally funded education program that provides extra support to students who are academically at-risk in public and private schools. Through Title I, the government allocates funds to school districts around the country based on the number of low-income families in each district.  Title I funds are designed to help close the achievement gap between disadvantaged students and their peers.  The purpose of Title I is to help ensure that all children have the opportunity to obtain a high quality education and reach proficiency on challenging state academic standards and assessments.

What are the Benefits of Title I?

A Title I program will provide your child with educational support beyond the regular classroom.  Some benefits may include but are not limited to the following:
•Increased parental involvement
•Increase in technology
•Smaller classes or specialized instruction spaces
•Additional teachers and aides 
•Additional training for school staff
•Extra time for instruction
•A variety of teaching methods and materials

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Useful Links :
U.S. Dept of Education – Title I
MD State Parental Information Resource Center