Title I, Part A: Improving the Academic Achievement of the Disadvantaged


The No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) of 2001 encourages the use of Title I, Part A funds for preschool programs. Findings from research indicate that services may be most effective if focused on students in the earliest grades at schools that receive funds under this part. (NCLB Section 1112 Local Educational Agency Plans (c)(1)(F))


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Publications & Data | Other Preschool Programs

Publications and Data

Federal Guidance

Fact Sheets

Data Reporting

  1. Title I, Part A Preschool
    • Date Element - Prekindergarten Program Participation. (PDF) - Preschool children currently participating in preschool programs primarily funded by Title I, Part A.
    • Data Element - Course Number. (PDF) - To report preschool children enrolled in preschool programs funded by Title I, Part A only/or blended with other funded preschool programs, specific course numbers need to be reported (List of applicable course numbers.
  2. Other
    • Database Manuals - To access the entire database manual developed by the Florida Department of Education.
    • Survey Dates (PDF) - This document includes a list of the available state reporting periods.

Other Preschool Programs


Title I, Part A Preschool State Contact

Main Line: 850-245-0479
Fax: 850-245-0697

Florida Department of Education
Bureau of Federal Educational Programs
325 West Gaines Street, Suite 348
Tallahassee, FL 32399

Office of Early Learning/Prekindergarten State Contact

Phone: 850-245-0445
Fax: 850-245-5105

Florida Department of Education
Office of Early Learning/Prekindergarten
250 Marriott Drive
Tallahassee, FL 32399