Four Key Principles
*Stronger accountability for results
*Greater flexibility for states, school districts
*More choices for parents
*Emphasis on quality teaching strategies that have proven success.
Midfield City Schools has a School Wide Title I program designed to assist students and support parents within the district to be successful contributors to society. Our main goal is to provide meaningful learning opportunities for all stakeholders.
SERVICES IN MIDFIELD CITY
Title I is the largest federal aid to education program in this country. Title I programs enable schools to provide opportunities for children served to acquire the knowledge and skills contained in the state content and performance standards developed for all children and to promote effective parent involvement. All schools in Midfield City are Title I schools. Title I funds are used to supplement purchases related to instructional materials, technology, additional teachers and aides, professional development, parent involvement programs and materials, and extended day/year programs.
Title II funds support professional development activities designed to prepare, train, and recruit highly qualified teachers and principals. Title II funds are used to support intensive high quality professional development activities in the core academic subjects. These funds also provide opportunities for teacher growth and educational advancement.
Title X Homeless Education Assistance/McKinney Vento
The purpose of this program is to ensure that all children and youth living in homeless situations have equal access to the same free and appropriate public education provided to other children and youth. Midfield City School System has developed policies to remove any barriers that would hinder their academic success and provide them with the same educational services and opportunities to meet the same challenging state student performance standards to which all students are held.
The purpose of this program is to ensure that our high school students have the opportunity to gain knowledge and skill in career ready standards and training. Midfield City Schools
School Improvement Grant (AARA) SIG
The purpose of this program is to provide opportunity for schools to transform and turnaround in improvement.
21st Century Community Learning Center
Midfield City Schools recently renewed the 21st Century Community Learning Center Grant. This grant provides after-school and summer enrichment for students and parents in the Midfield School District.
Dr. Janet M. Jenkins - Coordinator