ESEA/ESSA Title I Comparability Report FY18

Section 1118(c) of Title I of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA)/Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), requires that school administrative units (SAUs) with multiple attendance areas maintain comparability of local/state resources between the Title I schools and the non-Title I schools; or if all the schools at a grade span are Title I schools, comparability of local resources must be maintained among the Title I schools. The list of SAUs required to submit a Comparability Report is noted at the end of this announcement. If your SAU is not listed below, you can disregard this notice. 

 The ESEA Title I FY18 Comparability Report is ready to be completed and submitted to the Maine Department of Education by January 22, 2018.  The FY18 Title IA Comparability Report in both Word and Excel formats; additional resources including a PowerPoint presentation and completed sample reports can be located on the ESEA web site at   The NEO DC & R module has been updated for those SAUs required to complete the Comparability report. 

Questions regarding ESEA Title I Comparability Report can be directed to Jackie Godbout, Title IA Consultant, at 624-6712, or Janette Kirk, Title IA Director, at 624-6707, 

FY18 School Administrative Units Required To Complete a Comparability Report 

Those SAUs with an asterisk (*) must attach their teacher count and student enrollment source documents used to complete the FY18 Title IA Comparability Report. 

Auburn * 


Bangor * 

Gorham * 


Portland * 


Scarborough *   

South Portland  

Westbrook * 

RSU 1  

RSU 2 * 

RSU 3/MSAD 3  

RSU 4 * 

RSU 5  

RSU 6/MSAD 6 *  

RSU 9  

RSU 10 *   

RSU 11/MSAD 11  

RSU 12 * 

RSU 13  

RSU 14 * 

RSU 15/MSAD 15   

RSU 16 * 

RSU 17/MSAD 17  

RSU 18 * 

RSU 19  

RSU 21  

RSU 22/MSAD 22 *  

RSU 24 * 

RSU 34  

RSU 35/MSAD 35 * 

RSU 37/MSAD 37  

RSU 38 * 

RSU 39 

RSU 40/MSAD 40 * 

RSU 41/MSAD 41  

RSU 49/MSAD 49 * 

RSU 50  

RSU 52/MSAD 52 * 

RSU 54/MSAD 54 

RSU 57/MSAD 57  

RSU 58/MSAD 58 * 

RSU 60/MSAD 60 * 

RSU 61/MSAD 61  

RSU 72/MSAD 72 * 

RSU 71 * 

RSU 75/MSAD 75 *