Federal Programs

Title I

The Title I schools in Tucker County are Tucker Valley Elementary Middle School and Davis Thomas Elementary Middle School.   Both schools are school-wide projects, allowing every student, teacher, and parent to embrace the support provided by Title I. 

Title II - Part A

 The focus of Title II, Part A, is increased flexibility allowing school districts to implement a plan for increased student academic achievement through:

*   Improving teacher and principal quality,
*   Increasing the number of highly qualified teachers in the classroom,
*   Increasing the number of highly qualified principals and assistant principals in schools, and;
*   Holding school districts and schools accountability for improvements in student academic achievement. 

Title III

Title III is a program of study for limited English Proficient Students, ages 3-21, who are enrolled or preparing to enroll in an elementary or secondary school and were was not born in the United States or whose native language is a language other than English.  Students identified as LEP are tested using the WESTEL and inquiries should be directed to Mrs. Lambert.   arlambert@k12.wv.us

Title IV

Title IV, Safe & Drug Free Schools, authorized by the Improving America's Schools Act of 1994, provided financial assistance for drug and violence prevention activities in elementary and secondary schools.  For further information concerning Safe & Drug Free activities in Tucker County Board of Education, contact Amber Kyle. akyle@k12.wv.us

Title V

Title V - Part A is to support promising educational reform programs and school improvement programs based on scientifically based research to improve school, student and teacher performance. 

Title IX

Title IX, of the Educational Amendments of 1972, is a landmark legislation that bans sex discrimination in schools, whether it be in academics or athletics.  Title IX states:  "No person in the US shall on the basis of sex be excluded from participation in, or denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any educational program or activity receiving federal aid."  US Dept. of Labor 
For further information regarding Title IX and discrimination in schools, contact Mrs. Lambert.   arlambert@k12.wv.us