Title I Parental Right to Know


At the beginning of each school year, District 401 shall notify the parents of each student attending any Title I school that they may request, and the school will provide on request (and in a timely manner), information regarding the professional qualifications of the student’s classroom teachers.


Information That May Be Requested


This includes at a minimum the following information:

► Whether the student’s teacher has met State qualification and licensing criteria for the grade levels and subject areas in which the teacher provides instruction

► Whether the student's teacher is teaching under emergency or other provisional status through which State qualification or licensing criteria have been waived

► Whether the student's teacher is teaching in the field of discipline of the certification of the teacher

► Whether the child is provided services by paraprofessionals and, if so, their qualifications


To Learn More


For additional information about District 401's policy concerning Title I programs, please see Section 6:170 of the Board of Education's District Policy Manual.