The Rice School. 2013 - 2014 Open House. NCLB and Title I Schools PURPOSE of Title I.
The Rice School
2013 - 2014
In 2001, the federal government passed the NCLB Act which provided identified schools with federal funds for the purpose of supplementing the instructional program of schools to ensure a high quality education for students that would help them meet the state standard (currently STAAR – State of Texas Assessment for Academic Readiness).
These “supplemental” federal funds are used to:
The Rice School / La Escuela Rice
Title I Campus Contact
(713) 349 - 1800
Best “Attitude” Forward
Adhere to Student Code of Conduct
How will I know what my child is doing and if he is doing it?
This year’s assessments:
STAAR Writing – April 1 - 2
Stanford 10 – TBA
STAAR Math (Pre AP) – TBA
STAAR Math – April 22
STAAR Reading – April 23
TELPAS – March 17- April 11
Science with Mrs. Veneziale and Mrs. Hill-Kennedy
with Sra. Colion-Hernandez
Do review their class notes with them each day.
Do read the literature with them and discuss it to be sure they understand.
Do encourage them to ask questions and seek help.
Do review their work and encourage them to do their best.
Redo their writing assignments - resist the temptation to revise and edit your child’s paper. It is important that I see each child’s true abilities - strengths and weaknesses - in order to help them improve.