• NONPUBLIC (PRIVATE AND PAROCHIAL) SCHOOLS Located in the VWSD Attendance Zone

    The Vicksburg Warren School District is in the process of preparing its Consolidated Federal Programs Application for the 2021-2022 school year.  The application includes programs funded through the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA); Title I, Title II, Title III, and Title IV.  Each nonpublic school located in the Vicksburg Warren School District’s attendance zone that would like to participate is required to provide the district with information to verify its eligibility.  Please contact Arlandra Scott at 601.631.2875 or arlandra.scott@vwsd.org by Wednesday, June 30, 2021 for additional information.  All federal programs are contingent upon their reauthorization by the federal government.

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  • Office of Federal Programs

    Arlandra Scott, Director

    1500 Mission 66 • P. O. Box 820065

    Vicksburg, MS  39182 

    arlandra.scott@vwsd.org 

    601.631.2875

     

    Mission Statement

    The mission of the Office of Federal Programs is to provide support to the Vicksburg Warren School District (VWSD) in improving the academic success of students and in enhancing the professional growth of the staff.

    General Information

    The Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) provides funding to state educational agencies to meet the academic needs of eligible students residing within the state. The Mississippi Department of Education is the recipient of most ESEA funds allocated to the State. The VWSD is a sub-recipient of grants funded through ESEA--Title I, Title II, Title IV, and Title V. These funds are managed through the Office of Federal Programs.

    The Office of Federal Programs primary responsibilities are to:

    • serve as a liaison between the district and the Mississippi Department of Education
    • assist the district and schools with interpreting and carrying forth provisions of federal regulations,
    • monitor procedures utilized in conducting annual needs assessments and planning and implementing programs designed for school improvement,
    • provide assistance in developing and implementing the school’s federal programs
    • provide guidance in the fiscal management of all ESEA funds