Title I/Reading and Math Reinforcement

Title I/Reading and Math Reinforcement

Reinforcement Programs for Reading and Math

North Hills School District has reading and math reinforcement programs in all four elementary schools. The programs look the same for all grades at all schools and are funded by either the district or Title I monies from the state. Highcliff and West View are the two North Hills elementary schools eligible for Title I funding based on the number of student who qualify for free or reduced lunch.

The district also contracts with the Allegheny Intermediate Unit to provide reading and math support services at Holy Cross Academy for eligible students who live in the North Hills School District.

Federal Funding

Title I – Improving Basic Programs
2021-22 Allocation - $413,036

Targeted Programs

  • $409,955 funds a portion of salaries/benefits for Title I reading specialists at designated Title I Schools as well as assistance to homeless students.
  • $3,081 provides AIU services to participating non-public schools.

Title II, Part A - Improving Teacher Quality
2021-22 Allocation – Part A - $85,684*

Targeted Programs
*Part A funds a portion of salaries/benefits for two qualifying Class Size Reduction Initiative teaching positions.

Title IV, Part A - Student Support
2021-22 Allocation - $29,111

Staff

Reading

TeacherSchoolFunding Source*Phone
Emily Daquelente
HighcliffTitle I412-318-1582
Megan Lehman
HighcliffTitle I412-318-1582
Michelle Weismann
HighcliffTitle I412-318-1582
Lisa Atkison
McIntyreDistrict412-318-1622
Heather Connor
McIntyreDistrict412-318-1622
Jillian Deible
RossDistrict412-318-1542
Holly Murphy
RossDistrict412-318-1542
Susan Maze
West ViewTitle I412-318-1502
Shannon Diven
West ViewTitle I412-318-1502
Janay Howley
West ViewTitle I412-318-1502

Math

TeacherSchoolFunding Source*Phone
Amy Creighan
HighcliffTitle I412-318-1582
Barb Weaver
McIntyreDistrict412-318-1622
Buzz Gabos
RossDistrict412-318-1542
Shannon Gruber
West ViewTitle I412-318-1502


*Title I: Federal and District Funds

Title I Polices
The following should be reviewed by parents/guardians with students in a Title I program at Highcliff or West View elementary schools.
Highcliff Elementary
West View Elementary
2020-21 Enrollment

Title I Programs
Highcliff Elementary: 115 students (22%)
West View Elementary: 119 students (27%)
Holy Cross Academy: 5 students

Title I-Like Programs
McIntyre Elementary: 154 students (23%)
Ross Elementary: 121 students (18%)

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