Title I Department
Title I is a 100% federally funded supplemental education program that provides financial assistance to Chambersburg Area School District (CASD) and many other local educational agencies to improve educational opportunities for educationally deprived children. CASD's Title I programs are designed to help children meet the state content and performance standards in reading and mathematics.
2018 - 2019 Title I Buildings
Andrew Buchanan Elementary
Benjamin Chambers Elementary
Hamilton Heights Elementary
New Franklin Elementary
Title I, Part A - Improving Basic Programs
How does CASD utilize this grant? The Title I program funds several reading specialists, math coaches and aides. The funds are also used for parental involvement, a summer school program as well as numerous books and other resources designed to offer supplemental reading and math instruction.
Program Description: Title I is a federally funded program designed to aid students in achieving academic success. A school qualifies for Title I services if its number of students qualifying for free or reduced meals meets or exceeds the district average. For the 2018-2019 school year, Ben Chambers, Buchanan, Fayetteville, Hamilton Heights and Stevens elementary schools are school-wide Title I buildings. Grandview, Marion and New Franklin elementary are targeted-assisted Title I buildings.
2018 - 2019 Allocation: $2,317,053
2017 - 2018 Allocation: $2,313,448
2016 - 2017 Allocation: $2,180,155
2015 - 2016 Allocation: $2,141,006
2014 - 2015 Allocation : $2,247,074
2013 - 2014 Allocation : $1,766,078
2012 - 2013 Allocation : $1,933,287
2011 - 2012 Allocation : $1,357,919