Neglected or Delinquent

Title I, Part D: Prevention and Intervention Programs for Children and Youth who are Neglected, Delinquent, or At-Risk.

The purpose of the Title I, Part D program is:

  • to improve educational services to children in local and state institutions for neglected or delinquent children and youth, so that such children and youth have the opportunity to meet the same state content standards and student performance standards that all children are expected to meet;
  • to provide such children and youth the services needed to make a successful transition from institutionalization to further schooling or employment; and
  • to prevent at-risk youth from dropping out of school and provide dropouts and youth returning from institutions with a support system to ensure their continued education.

Title I, Part D is divided into two subparts:

NDTAC announces the release of The Annual Count: Understanding the Process and Its Implications, a self-paced, Web-based learning module for administrators interested in learning more about the Annual Child Count process for Title I, Part D programs. In addition to this new resource, Title I, Part D administrators also can access copies of the U.S. Department of Educations most recent Annual Count reporting forms on our website.

The Annual Count: Understanding the Process and Its Implications
This Web-based learning module addresses the purpose of the Annual Child Count, eligibility for inclusion in the count, how the count relates to other reporting requirements from ED, and the difference between SA (Subpart 1) and LEA (Subpart 2) count procedures and protocols. The module requires about 30 minutes to complete.


The Information Sharing Guide is available from the Arizona Juvenile Justice Commission, Governor’s Office for Children, Youth and Families in cooperation with the Department of Education and other Arizona State government agencies. This Information Sharing Guide states allowable information concerning youth to share with others.

For more information, contact:

State N & D Coordinator: Jim Lovett
Education Program Specialist
Tel: (602) 364-1926