Categorical Programs

  • Welcome to Categorical Programs.  Our department supports English Language Learners (ELL), LAP and Title I students.

    We will positively impact student learning by:

    • Aligning the English Language Proficiency Standards and the Common Core State Standards.
    • Implementing research based best practices for students accessing supplemental support services.
    • Identifying program strengths and areas of improvement for ELL, LAP, and Title I students.
    • Implementing high quality instructional models and curriculum for students accessing supplemental programs to support low achieving students.
    • Assuring resources are coordinated and available, including time, funding and materials for supplemental programs to support low acheiving students.
    • Developing a communication process for providing principals and building staff relevant and timely information about categorical programs compliance and legislative changes.