Participating Schools

Targeted Assistance Program

Schools which meet certain requirements are eligible for Title I Part A funds.  A targeted assistance program permits a school to identify the most at-risk children based on academic criteria.  The Title I staff provides assistance to these children. 

Schoolwide Program

A schoolwide program permits a school to use Title I Part A funds to upgrade the school's entire educational program, rather than to target services only on identified children.  By affecting the entire program of instruction, the overall education of children in the most impoverished Title I schools can be improved.

A school is eligible to be a Title I schoolwide school, if the school so chooses.  A Title I school is eligible to become a schoolwide school by having a 40% or greater poverty rate.  A Title I schoolwide program allows a school to strengthen the entire educational program of a school rather than targeting service to a specific group of children. Each year schools eligible to become schoolwide inform parents of its eligibility and its impending vote by the faculty. If you have any further questions or concerns, please contact Brenda Hammond, Federal Programs Supervisor at 388-8403 ext. 8121 for additional information.  You may also email her at

The Title I Schoolwide Schools in the Maury County Public School System are E. A Cox Middle School, Whitthorne Middle School, Joseph Brown Elementary, Highland Park Elementary, McDowell Elementary, Mt.Pleasant Elementary, Mt. Pleasant Middle School, Randolph Howell Elementary and Riverside Elementary.

Schoolwide Schools for 2016-2017

E.A. Cox Middle School

Whitthorne Middle School

Joseph Brown Elementary

Highland Park Elementary   

McDowell Elementary    

Mt. Pleasant Elementary   

Mt. Pleasant Middle School of the Visual and Performing Arts 

Randolph Howell Elementary

Riverside Elementary 

Report Card  

To view the current Report Card for each school, click on the 2015 Report Card Link.  Be sure to click on the option buttons and drop down menus, to specify the name of the system and school.

To view the % of Teachers Highly Qualified  for each school, click on the current Report Card Link.  Be sure to click on the option buttons and drop down menus, to specify the name of the system and school.  Click on the tab labeled Teachers.

More information can also be found by clicking the tabs labeled Profile,  Value-Added,Comparisons, College/Career Readiness, Accountability, Education Climate and Teachers.

If you have questions, comments and/or suggestions about any of our Title I Schoolwide Programs in Maury County Public Schools, please feel free to contact Brenda Hammond, Supervisor of Federal Programs.  Email: Brenda Hammond Telephone: 931-388-8403 Ext. 8121.

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