Forest Municipal School District has the following funded Title programs: Title I,
Title II, Title III, and Title VI. The supplement not supplant provision requires
that federal funds be used to augment the regular educational program or to supplement
the amount of funds available from non-federal sources.
Title 1 funds aim to bridge the gap between low-income students and other students.
The U.S. Department of Education provides supplemental funding to local school districts
to meet the needs of at-risk and low-income students. According to the U.S. Department
of Education, the purpose of Title 1 funding, “is to ensure that all children have
a fair, equal, and significant opportunity to obtain a high quality education and
reach, at minimum, proficiency on challenging state academic achievement standards
and state academic assessments.”
Title II funds teachers to reduce class size plus provides funds for professional
development and teacher recruitment.
Title III provides funding to improve the English language proficiency of our limited
Title VI provides funding to address the unique needs of rural schools.
For the NCLB report cards for the state of Mississippi, the Forest Municipal School
District, and the schools, please click on the link below. You also can access a
link to the Childrens’ First Annual Report. Change the Mississippi tab to Forest
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