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Lithonia Middle School

Dekalb County Schools

Title I

Lithonia Middle School is a Title I school. Title I, Part A is part of the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act of 2001, now known as the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA). This act provides federal funds through the Georgia Department of Education to local educational agencies (LEAs)/school districts and public schools with a high percentage of low income children.  According to the U.S. Department of Education, the purpose of Title I 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. 
Use the links below to access Title I documents for more information:
The above linked letter explains parents' rights to know the professional qualifications of classroom teachers as directed by the ESEA.

Parents please click HERE to provide your electronic signature confirming that you have viewed the Title I School-Parent Compact for the 2020-2021 school year.
Title I Letter to Parents
 District-Wide Virtual Tech Cafe
Parents, don't forget to click on the following link and register for our District-Wide Virtual Tech Cafe, Session #4!  This session will be on Thursday, September 10th at 6 PM, and the topic: Navigating the Resources in Launchpad & Teaming Up with Microsoft Teams. Click here to register

Title I Stakeholder's Input Virtual Meeting
August 31, 2022 @5pm

All parents, students, community members, and faculty and staff, please join us for our school's Title I Stakeholder's Input Meeting! Join us for an input discussion about our Continuous School Improvement Plan, School-Family Compact, School Parent & Family Engagement Policy, 1% set-aside for parent and family engagement activities, and building capacity for school staff and parents.