Federal Programs

  • The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS) Federal Programs Department teams manage federal funding programs provided under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) for public and non-public schools located in Mecklenburg County. Currently, the department manages the following grants:

    • Title I - Part A: Improving the Academic Achievement of the Disadvantaged
    • Title II - Part A: Building Systems of Support for Excellent Teaching & Leading
    • Title IV - Part A: Student Support & Academic Enrichment Grant
    • CARES Act* - Elementary & Secondary School Emergency Relief
    • CRRSA* - Coronavirus Response & Relief Supplemental Appropriations
    • ARP* - American Recovery Plan

    *Funding grants to address the disruption in educational services due to COVID-19

Contact Us

  • Federal Programs Department
    980-343-6950

    Katie Sunseri
    Executive Director
    980-343-6174