Title I Programs
Title I A - Improving the Academic Achievement of the Disadvantaged
Title I, Part A is the largest federal program supporting both elementary and secondary education. The program's resources are allocated based upon the poverty rates of students enrolled in schools and districts and are designed to help ensure that all children meet challenging state academic standards.
For more information contact Trish Boland, 303-866-6998, send an e-mail.
Title I D - Neglected and Delinquent
Title I, Part D provides funds for youth in state-operated institutions or community day programs. It also provides assistance to school districts who work with local correctional facilities. Colorado receives formula funds based on the number of students in state institutions and costs per pupil.
For more information contact Joyce M. Washington, 303-866-6708, send an e-mail.
Title I G - Advanced Placement
Exam Fee Program
ESCAPE: Eliminating Student Cost for AP/IB Exams
The AP/IB Test Fee program awards grants to eligible State educational agencies (SEAs) to enable them to pay all or a portion of advanced placement test fees on behalf of eligible low-income students who (1) are enrolled in an advanced placement course and (2) plan to take an advanced placement exam – AP or IB. The program is designed to increase the number of low-income students who take advanced placement tests and receive scores for which college academic credit is awarded.
For more information contact Jacquelin Medina, 303-866-6794, send an e-mail.