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    TITLE I - Local District South

    FSEP                                      LAUSD

    The purpose of Title I is to meet the educational needs of children from low-income households and the needs of children in local institutions for neglected or delinquent children. Participants include students who are at-risk of failing, disabled, and in private schools.

  • Local District South

  • Calendar     DUE DATES & DEADLINES


    Title I Equipment Deadline

    All Shopping Carts/LRPs for Title I equipment must be submitted no later than January 30, 2020.


    Time Reporting Deadlines

    Administrators (and Title I Designees) should remind affected employees that periodic certifications (formerly referred to as semi-annual certifications) should be completed and signed by the last working day of December (but no later than January 31st) and that monthly multi-funded time reports be completed if required. This documentation should be retained by the time-reporter at the site along with other payroll time-reporting documentation for a period of five (5) years.

    On or before January 31, 2020, school site administrators and offices will submit to the LD South Operations Administrator the written assurance (Attachment F) that they have received the appropriate documentation for each listed employee and that any necessary payroll adjustments have been made.

    See the December 4, 2019 Title I Designees Meeting materials for the Time and Effort Reporting PowerPoint and BUL-2643.9 Documentation for Employees Paid from Federal and State Categorical Programs.


  • ♦ Tip of the Week

    January is an excellent time to review all school budgets (including Title I)



    To provide a location at LD South for Title I Designees, principals, and Plan writers to work on the 2020-2021 School Plan for Student Achievement (SPSA) as needed.

    Sign-in/sign-out will be required for all participants for each date attended. 

    The LD South Title I Coordinators (Deborah and Robert) will monitor the sessions and provide support and guidance as needed.

    Attendees must bring a fully charged laptop and have SPSA editing access.


    • January 17, Friday
    • January 23, Thursday
    • January 24, Friday
    • February 3, Monday 
    • February 4, Tuesday
    • February 6, Thursday
    • February 7, Friday
    • February 10, Monday
    • February 11, Tuesday
    • February 12, Wednesday
    • February 18 Tuesday
    • February 20, Thursday
    • February 21, Friday
    • February 24, Monday
    • February 25, Tuesday
    • Febrary 28, Friday


    • 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM 
    • You can attand on any date and for any duration that fits your school's schedule


    • Room 14, Local District South PD Center (formerly Sellery)






    Please bring a fully charged laptop to all Title I Designees Meetings.

    Unless posted otherwise all 2018-2019 LD South Title I Designees Meetings will be held at the 

    Local District South Professional Development Center (formerly Sellery Sp. Ed. Center)

    15805 S Budlong Ave., Gardena, CA 90247

    2019-2020 Title I Designees' Meeting Schedule  (Inter Offfice Correspondence (IOC))


    NEW Title I Designees' Meeting

    Wednesday, January 15, 2020

    Elementary and Secondary - 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Auditorium


    Title I Designees' Meeting

    Wednesday, February 5, 2020

    Secondary - 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Auditorium

    Elementary - 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM, Auditorium


    Title I Designees' Meeting

    Wednesday, March 4, 2020

    Secondary - 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Room 14

    Elementary - 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM, Auditorium

    April 2020 - No meeting due to Testing and Budget Development

    Title I Designees' Meeting

    Wednesday. May 6, 2020

    Secondary - 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Auditorium

    Elementary - 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM, Auditorium


  • Annual Title I Meeting   ANNUAL TITLE I MEETING


    Click here to access the 2019-2020 SWP Title I Overview PowerPoint and the sample Title I Annual Meeting letters for SWP schools.


    Pushpin    BULLETINS, MEMORANDUMS, and



    CLICK HERE (FSEP Publicatons Page) for all current Title I Bulletins, Memorandums, and Reference Guides

    • Restricted Use of P-Card, Ghost Card and Travel Card (T-Card) for Title I Program Purchases
    • Documentation for Employees Paid from Federal and State Categorical Programs
    • Additional Review Process for Title I Expenditures (Shopping Carts, Imprest Reconciliations, P-Card Reconciliations and Payroll Overdrafts)
    • Inventory Requirements for Equipment Purchased with Categorical Program Funds
    • and many, many more



    2019-2020 Community of Schools


    • San Pedro (Lou Mardesich)
    • Wilmington (David Kooper)
    • Gardena (Lee Lee Chou)
    • Rivera (Dr. Reginald Sample)
    • Partnership Schools - 99th St ES, 107th St ES, Figueroa St ES


    • Carson (Dr. Adaina Brown)
    • Harbor City/Lomita (Alma Kimura)
    • Fremont (Dr. Robert Whitman)
    • Achievement Network (Myrna N. Brutti)
    • Partnership Schools - Grape St ES, Griffith Joyner ES, Ritter ES, Markham MS, Jordan HS 


  •  Agenda


    Click Here

  • PACE



    Important LD South PACE infomation will be posted on Schoology.   The Group Name is LD South - Title I.  Contact Debbie Siriwardene, LD South PACE Administrator for the Access Code.

    Local District South PACE webpage

    Use this link Tools for Schools - LAUSD Parent Community Services (PCS) to access:

    • Parent Workshops - Graduation Requirements Workshops, College and Career Readiness, etc.
    • Title I -California Dashboard Presentation to Parents, Title I Annual Meeting Resources, etc.
    • School Site Councils - Orientation and Election Resources