School Improvement Grants Sections 1003(a) And 1003(g)

The FLDOE provides LEAs with resources to support their student achievement goals. Funds are awarded through this program to LEAs to support extra services for low-performing Title I schools. The FLDOE works with LEAs through its Statewide System of Support. This System of Support offers assistance in aligning resources and provides strategies and support for increasing the foundational skills of students and improving the quality of teaching.

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Title I, Part A School Improvement Grant (SIG), Section 1003(g)

School Improvement Grants, authorized under section 1003(g) of Title I of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (Title I or ESEA), are grants, through state educational agencies (SEAs), to local educational agencies (LEAs) for use in Florida’s persistently lowest-performing schools that demonstrate the greatest need for the funds and the strongest commitment to use the funds to provide adequate resources in order to raise substantially the achievement of their students so as to enable the schools to make adequate yearly progress and exit improvement status.

Cohort I - Federal Fiscal Year 2009 (FFY09)

Cohort II - Federal Fiscal Year 2010 (FFY10)

Please contact or 850-245-0414 if assistance is needed with reading these documents.

Cohort III - Federal Fiscal Year 2013 (FFY13)

  • Frequently Asked Questions - All questions regarding the competition for SIG 1003(g) funds must be submitted in writing to . Responses will be posted to the FAQ.
  • Toolkit - The SIG 1003(g) tab includes Florida's State Application for FFY13 Funds and all appendices, including the Request for Proposals template and eligibility list. Additionally, the Toolkit contains helpful worksheets and handouts for districts completing proposals.

Title I, Part A School Improvement Initiative (SII), Section 1003(a)

If you have questions, please contact Marixcia Chrishon with the Bureau of Federal Educational Programs at (850) 245-9438.

Allocations for Title I, Part A School Improvement Grants (SIG), Sections 1003(a) and 1003(g)

Title I, Part A School Improvement Grants Online Systems

State Educational Agency Reporting

Section 1003(f)

Consolidated State Performance Report (CSPR)

Title I Schools in Need of Improvement


Technical Assistance


School Improvement Initiative 1003(a)

  • Revised Title I, School Improvement Initiative 1003(a) Frequently Asked Questions - Coming soon!

SIG 1003(g)

Useful Links