Title 1

Title 1 Information

What is Title 1?

A title 1 school is a school receiving federal funds for Title 1 students. The basic principle of Title 1 is that schools with large concentrations of low-income students will receive supplemental funds to assist in meeting student's educational goals.

Strategically and effectively ensure that funding supports student achievement through many opportunities.

Purposefully aligning programs and support for identified schools.


Title 1 Supports or Provides

Additional funds for schools to provide reading ,math, science and social studies tutoring

Additional field trips for learning opportunities such as the Sandler Center

Professional Learning opportunities

Supports the schools improvement process through accreditation

Imagine Learning for K-2

Instructional resources for classrooms and tutors

POV may offer traditional services beyond the listed items

School Compacts: Bringing school, family and community together


Each VBCPS Title I school develops a parent engagement policy and compact that specifically outlines how we'll work together to help our students learn, grow and engage with the educational process.

POV Family Engagement Policy 2021-22

POV School Compact 2021-22

VBCPS Title I Program

Division Wide Family Engagement Policy

For further information

POV Contact -Justine Palazzolo Title 1 Family Engagement Coordinator at 757.648.3440

Department of Teaching and Learning- Laura Silverman at 757.263.1450