U.S. Department of Education: Promoting Educational Excellence for all Americans

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HEA: Child Care Access Means Parents in School - 2005

CFDA Number: 84.335 - Child Care Access Means Parents in School


Program Goal: To support the participation of low-income parents in the postsecondary education system through the provisions of campus-based child care services.
Objective 8.1 of 1: Increase access for low-income parents to postsecondary institutions.
Indicator 8.1.1 of 2: Persistence rate: The percentage of students receiving child care services who persist in postsecondary education.
Targets and Performance Data Assessment of Progress Sources and Data Quality
Median percentage of persistence rate (1999 Cohort)
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2001 79  

Median percentage of persistence rate (2001 cohort)
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2003 78 80
2004   80

Median percentage of persistence rate (2002) Cohort
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2004   80
2005   80

Median percentage of persistence rate (2005) Cohort
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2007   80
2008   80


Explanation: For the 1999 cohort of students receiving child care services, performance data were collected through 18-month Performance Reports (covering the period September 1999 through February 2001) and 36-month performance reports (covering the period September 1999 through August 2002). These data are presented under 2001 and 2002 --reflecting the end of the respective performance periods. For the 2001 cohort of students receiving child care services, performance data were collected through 18-month performance reports (covering the period October 2001 through March 2003) and are presented under 2003, the end of the performance period. The 36-month performance report will contain data through September 2004. Data for the 2002 cohort of students are being collected for the 18-month performance report for the period September 2002 through March 2004 and for the 36-month performance report for the period ending August 2005. Data for the upcoming 2005 cohort will be reported in 2007 (18 month report) and 2008 (36 month report).  
Additional Source Information: Grantees are required to submit 18-month and 36-month performance reports

Frequency: Other.
Collection Period: 2002 - 2004
Data Available: December 2004
Validated By: No Formal Verification.

Limitations: Data are supplied by child care centers with no formal verification procedure provided.

 
Indicator 8.1.2 of 2: Completion rate: The percentage of students receiving child care services who complete postsecondary education.
Targets and Performance Data Assessment of Progress Sources and Data Quality
Median percentage of completion rate (1999 cohort)
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
- No Data -

Median percentage of completion rate (2001 cohort)
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2003 25
2004   30

Median percentage of completion rate (2002 cohort)
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2004   30
2005   30

Median percentage of completion rate (2005 cohort)
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2007   30
2008   30


Explanation: For the 1999 cohort of students receiving child care services, performance data were collected through 18-month Performance Reports (covering the period September 1999 through February 2001) and 36-month performance reports (covering the period September 1999 through August 2002). These data are presented under 2001 and 2002 --reflecting the end of the respective performance periods. For the 2001 cohort of students receiving child care services, performance data were collected through 18-month performance reports (covering the period October 2001 through March 2003) and are presented under 2003, the end of the performance period. The 36-month performance report will contain data through September 2004. Data for the 2002 cohort of students are being collected for the 18-month performance report for the period September 2002 through March 2004 and for the 36-month performance report for the period ending August 2005. Data for the upcoming 2005 cohort will be reported in 2007 (18 month report) and 2008 (36 month report).  
Additional Source Information: Grantees are required to submit 18-month and 36-month performance reports.

Collection Period: 2002 - 2004
Data Available: December 2004
Validated By: No Formal Verification.

Limitations: Data are supplied by child care centers with no formal verification procedure provided.

 

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