Limited English Proficiency Program Annual Measurable Achievement Objectives (AMAOs) and Accountability Procedures (Approved November 11, 2009)

Title III of the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act of 2001, establishes sanctions or consequences for Local Education Agencies (LEAs), or school districts, which do not meet Title III Annual Measurable Achievement Objectives (AMAOs). An AMAO is a performance objective, or target, that all LEAs must meet each year for those students in an LEP program. Part I details NCLB requirements. Part II details the state developed annual objectives/targets and definitions. Part III details the sanctions and procedures for LEAs.