Upper Marlboro has 10 elementary schools located within its jurisdiction. Arrowhead Elementary is listed as the only elementary school in Upper Marlboro, MD with a Title I rating. Title I schools receive federal funding based on the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) or better known as "No Child Left Behind." Here's a link to Arrowhead Elementary School http://www1.pgcps.org/arrowhead/ for more information.
This law allows financial assistance to schools that have high numbers or percentages of children from low-income families. The goal is to ensure that all children meet challenging academic standards required by the State of Maryland.