Title One Parental Right to Know

At the start 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 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 in which the teacher is certified
  • 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.