Edinboro Elementary honored as a 2017-18 Title 1 Distinguished School

Posted on February 13, 2018, in Events

Edinboro Elementary School was recently honored as a 2017-18 Title I Distinguished School at the 2018 Title I Improving Schools’ Performance Conference.

Edinboro received this recognition in October by PDE’s Division of Federal Programs. Edinboro Elementary is one of only 123 schools in the state to receive this honor.

Edinboro Elementary School was selected as a Reward High Achievement School for the 2016-17 school year, meaning Edinboro Elementary is part of the highest 5% of Title I schools based on ELA and Math proficiency. In addition, Edinboro Elementary met all Annual Measurable Objectives (AMOs), which included test participation, graduation rate, closing the achievement gap for all students and closing the achievement gap for the historically underperforming students.

A Title 1 School is one that receives Title 1 funds, which are is financial assistance distributed to schools in order to enhance reading and mathematics.