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Federal Programs


The Director of Federal Programs oversees compliance with the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).  ESSA is the federal law signed into effect in 2015 that governs elementary and secondary education across the United States.   The Department also applies for and manages other federal, state, or local grants that provide additional resources across the District.  

Responsibilities include:   


  • Provide support to district and school staff to ensure compliance with programmatic and fiscal requirements required by federal and state law.
  • Offer assistance to schools in using all government or other grant related funds to support quality educational programming for all students in order to raise academic achievement/growth.
  • Work with federal, state, and local agencies on programming or grant efforts to benefit students and families within the East Pennsboro Area School District.
Dr. Troy Price
Assistant Superintendent
Director of Federal Programs