Private School Services Offered by the District
Title I, Part A - Improving Basic Programs Operated by the school district
Title I, Part A provides supplementary instruction by public school teachers or through a third-party contractor to students who are educationally disadvantaged, most at risk of failing to meet high academic standards, and who live in participating Title I public school attendance areas. The parents and teachers of participating students may also receive benefits from Title I, Part A services. Hillsborough County Public Schools will provide services, pending eligible funding, from various federal grants to public and private schools meeting specific criteria for the school year. Private schools do not receive direct funding from these programs. Hillsborough County Public Schools acts as a fiscal agent for these funds.
Title II, Part A – Preparing, Training and Recruiting High Quality Teachers and Principals
The Teacher and Principal Training and Recruitment Fund is used to increase student academic achievement through strategies such as improving teacher and principal quality, and increasing the number of highly qualified teachers in the classroom, and highly qualified principals and assistant principals in schools. Professional development activities may include the following: training in the core content areas, training in instructional strategies and behavior management, training in data analysis and leadership training.
Title III, Part A – Language Instruction for Limited English Proficient and Immigrant Students
The language instruction for Limited English Proficient (LEP) and Immigrant Students Program provides funds for helping LEP students attain English proficiency and meet the same challenging state academic standards required of all students.
Title X, Part C- Homeless Education
The school district reserves funds to provide services to eligible homeless students in both Title I and non-Title I schools that are comparable to services provided to non-homeless student in Title I schools. Services provided should assist such children in meeting the states challenging academic content and academic achievement standards. The provisions apply to homeless students in public and private schools.
Carl D. Perkins Grant
The grant recipient shall consult with representatives of nonprofit private schools in the geographical area served by the recipient regarding participation in career and technical education programs and activities funded through the grant for students, teachers, and administrators in nonprofit private schools offering sequential programs of study for career and technical programs in secondary school.