Federal Programs & Grants

Our Vision

Providing resources and guidance to create a pathway towards student and staff success.

Our Mission

Our mission is to ensure that each district activity supported through special revenue meets full program compliance to secure continuous funding opportunities.

Core Values

Facilitate funding to support student programs

Provide guidance to ensure program compliance

Grow district awareness of compliance and funding through continuous campus and central support

How We Can Help You

The Federal Programs & Grants Department works with other district personnel to seek, obtain, and administer special revenue programs. Special revenue programs are programs and activities funded through federal, state, local, and private funding sources. 

Contact Us

Alief ISD


Dr. Leticia Guzman, Director

Monica Paniagua-Parker, Federal Funds Assistant

Inez Pinon, Special Revenue Assistant

Angie Baker, Compliance Coordinator

Samantha Tung, Compliance Coordinator

Jenay Matthews, Special Revenue Accountant

Astrid Alvarez, Federal Programs Specialist

Federal Dollars Support Education

You may have heard that public school districts receive federal funding.  We are happy to report that Alief students and staff benefit significantly from federal funding received every school year.  Federal, state, and other sources continuously work together to provide support for our students and staff with the goal of college and career readiness for every Alief ISD student.


  • Title I, Part A - Improving Basic Programs

  • Title II, Part A – Supporting Effective Instruction

  • Title III, Part A - English Language Acquisition, Language Enhancement, and Academic Achievement Act

  • Title IV, Part A - Student Support and Academic Enrichment

  • Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education

  • State Compensatory Education