Florence School District One
Parent's Right To Know
As a parent, the No Child Left Behind legislation provides you the opportunity to request information about the child's teacher. This information includes:
Whether the teacher has met state qualifications/licensing for the grade level and subject areas being taught;
Whether the teacher is teaching under emergency/provisional status;
The baccalaureate degree major, graduate certification/degree and field of discipline of the certification or degree;
Whether the child is provided services by paraprofessionals and, if so, their qualifications.
What is Title One?
Timrod Elementary School is a Title One School wide School. Title One is a federal program to help all students get a good education and meet academic standards. The criteria for becoming a Title One School is that you have to have at least 40% of your students on free or reduced lunch on the 135th day of the previous school year. Timrod had 88% of its students on free or reduced lunch.
The total allocation for this fiscal year is $235,620. Monies for Timrod Elementary will be spent on the following:
Three Classroom Teachers One Classroom Instructional Assistant
Small Group Instruction During School Hours Before and After School Student Academic Programs Academic Intervions
Smarty Ants for 5K-2nd Grade MobyMax for grades 5K-6
Best Practices in Mathematics
Staff Development for Teachers
The Title One School wide plan is available for parents to view in the school office. Parents are invited to help plan and take part in their schools program.