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Title I-A


Title I, Part A is a part of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). This act provides federal funds through the Georgia Department of Education to local educational agencies (LEAs) and public schools with high percentages of poor children to help ensure that all children meet challenging State academic content and student academic achievement standards.

For more information regarding Title I, Part A, please visit the Georgia Department of Education Federal Programs Webpage.

District Title I, Part A Participating Schools:

Individual school websites may be accessed from the Schools quick links drop down menu located in the upper right corner of the district Each school website has a Title I webpage with parent information for the school’s Title I program.


Big A Elementary, Pre-K & Kindergarten

Mr. John Stith, Principal



Liberty Elementary, 1st & 2nd Grades

Mr. Jason Swiney, Principal



Toccoa Elementary

Mrs. Sheila Pressley, Principal



Stephens County Fifth Grade Academy

Mrs. Joni Whitfield


Federal Programs Director
Contact Joel Strickland  Joel Strickland (706) 886-9415 ex: 1683 Assistant Superintendent

District Homeless and Foster Care Liaison/District Social Worker:

Barbara Stevens