JEFCOED Federal Programs

  • "Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire."
    - William Butler Yeats

    Title I - Improving the Academic Achievement of the Disadvantaged

    Title I is the largest federal aid to education program in this country. Title I programs enable schools to provide opportunities for children served to acquire the knowledge and skills contained in the state content and performance standards developed for all children and to promote effective parent involvement. Eligible schools use Title I funds for supplemental instructional materials, technology, additional staff, professional development, parent involvement programs and materials, and extended day/year programs.

    Title II - Preparing, Training, and Recruiting High-Quality Teachers and Principals

    Title II funds support professional development activities designed to prepare, train, and recruit highly qualified teachers and principals. Title II funds are used to support intensive high quality professional development activities in the core academic subjects.

    Title III - Language Instruction for Limited English Proficient and Immigrant Students

    Title III funds are supplemental to the core program and are used for professional development, materials/supplies, parenting, and extended year programs.

    Title IV - Student Support and Academic Enrichment (SSAE) Program

    Title IV, Part A of the ESEA is the Student Support and Academic Enrichment (SSAE) program. The SSAE program is intended to improve students’ academic achievement by increasing the capacity of State educational agencies (SEAs), local educational agencies (LEAs), and local communities to provide all students with access to a well-rounded education; improve school conditions for student learning; and improve the use of technology to improve the academic achievement and digital literacy of all students.

    Title IX - Homeless Education Assistance - 
    Hunter Davis (205) 379-2153

    The purpose of Title IX is to ensure that all children and youth living in homeless situations have equal access to the same free and appropriate public education provided to other children and youth. The Jefferson County School System has developed policies to remove any barriers that would hinder their academic success and provide them with the same educational services and opportunities to meet the same challenging state student performance standards to which all students are held.

Title I Schools

    1. Adamsville ES
    2. Brighton School
    3. Brookville ES
    4. Bryant Park ES
    5. Center Point ES
    6. Center Point HS
    7. Chalkville ES
    8. Clay-Chalkville MS
    9. Erwin IS
    10. Erwin MS
    11. Fultondale ES
    12. Grantswood CS
    13. Hueytown Intermediate
    14. Hueytown MS
    15. Hueytown Primary
    16. Irondale CS
    17. Irondale MS
    18. Kermit Johnson ES
    19. Lipscomb ES
    20. Minor CS
    21. Minor HS
    22. Minor MS
    23. Pinson ES
    24. Pleasant Grove ES
    25. Rudd MS
    26. U.W. Clemon ES