Federal Programs

Title I

Title I is a federal program that provides financial assistance to schools and school districts serving high numbers of economically disadvantaged children. The purpose of Title 1 is to ensure that all children have a fair, equal and significant opportunity to obtain a high-quality education and be proficient on challenging state academic standards and assessments.

Title III

Title III promotes student achievement by increasing the local capacity to support English language learners in attaining English proficiency and meaningfully access challenging curricular and extracurricular programs.

West Virginia Department of Education



2022 Summer in the Wilds

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Students Experiencing Homelessness

Wood County Schools is committed to providing support for our students who are experiencing homelessness. We understand the challenges facing homeless students and have programs in place to make certain that these students have the resources necessary to obtain a successful education.

Parents and youth experiencing homelessness should contact Wood County Schools McKinney-Vento homeless liaison, Tammy Jones, for more information.

Visit the WCS McKinney Vento page

WV Seal of Biliteracy

A. Standley, Y. Uy, W. Hosaflook

Yuan Uy, 2022 PHS graduate, was among one of the first groups of students in the state to receive the WV Seal of Biliteracy. This is a nationally recognized award presented to students who demonstrate proficiency in English and at least one other language. Congratulations, Yuan!

Family Information

WCS Federal Programs

Contact Information

Tammy McKnight, Director

Laura Rogers, Business Manager

Stacy Miller, Secretary

304-420-9670, Extension 135

Wood County

Title I Schools

Blennerhassett Elementary

Emerson Elementary

Fairplains Elementary

Franklin Elementary

Gihon Elementary

Jefferson Elementary

Kanawha Elementary

Madison Elementary

Martin Elementary

Mineral Wells Elementary

Neale Elementary

VanDevender Middle