ESSA Parents Right To Know - Melina Wright

Please see the sample letter below which can be tailored to the needs of your district to comply with the Parent Right to Know requirements under the Every Student Succeeds Act. This notification is required at the start of every school year for Title I schools.

Click on SAMPLE LETTER. This letter will open in GoogleDocs and you simply download. This document is a .docx for easy formatting in Word.


Also, view this ESSA Parent and Family Engagement Outline which provides an overview of all the requirements including use of funds, policy and compacts. New requirements are in green and notes are in italics.  

To hear more about ESSA, here is the link to the recording of a 30 minute "go to webinar" that was presented by Melina Wright, Director of Implementation and Advocacy.

You can view the powerpoint from the presentation, by clicking on this title slide:

For more information, go to

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Melina Wright at or via phone at 708-240-1654.


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