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Federal Programs

Accountability Under ESSA

The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) is the latest reauthorization of the 1965 Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) and was approved by the U.S. Congress and signed into law in December 2015. ESSA, which replaces the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, reauthorizes the nation’s national education law and longstanding commitment to equal opportunity for all students.

Comprehensive & Targeted Support & Improvement Schools

Beginning in the 2017–18 school year, subgroup School Performance Grades and growth is calculated for the following nine student subgroups: American Indian, Asian, Black, Hispanic, Two or More Races, White, Students who are Economically Disadvantaged, English Learners, and Students with Disabilities.

 

Team Members 

Team Member Email Address Phone Number
Jackie Baird, Administrative Assistant to the Assistant Superintendent of C&i and Student Services bairdj@gcs.k12.nc.us 919-693-4613 (101220)
Samantha Chappell, Payroll Specialist chappellsc@gcs.k12.nc.us 919-693-4613 (101206)
Shelby Hunt, Senior Director of Federal Programs hunts@gcs.k12.nc.us 919-693-4613
Stan Winborne, Associate Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction and Student Support Services winbornes@gcs.k12.nc.us 919-693-4613