Calculator to Determine Minimum Sample Size
Indicator 7: Preschool
Indicator 8: Parent Involvement
Indicator 11: Child Find-Timely Evaluations and Eligibility
Indicator 12: Early Childhood Transition
Indicator 13: Secondary Transition
Indicator 14: Post-School Outcomes
For information on the above indicators see http://www.p12.nysed.gov/specialed/spp/plan/contents.htm.
Enter the number of students in the column Number in Eligible Population. The number displayed in the column Minimum Number Required for Sample will be the minimum number of students for whom data must be collected and submitted to the Department. As an alternative, if it is less burdensome to do so, school districts may submit data on all eligible students with disabilities for each indicator in the year in which they are assigned to submit data for Indicators listed in the title.
Please see http://www.p12.nysed.gov/sedcar/ for information regarding how to select students with disabilities to be included in the sample of students for whom data will be provided on these indicators.
Please see http://www.p12.nysed.gov/sedcar/sppschedule2011-2017.html for a schedule of the year in which each school district is required to
submit data on these indicators to the State Education Department.