New York State Education Department

Annual Performance Report for 2007-08

IDEA Part B State Performance Plan
2005-2010

Office Of Vocational And Educational Services For
Individuals With Disabilities

February 2009

(Revised April 6, 2009)

 

Available in PDF Format for Printing

 


THE UNIVERSITY OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK

Regents of The University

Robert M. Bennett, Chancellor, B.A., M.S. .......................................    Tonawanda
Merryl H. Tisch, Vice Chancellor, B.A., M.A., Ed.D. ........................    New York
Saul B. Cohen, B.A., M.A., Ph.D...........................................................    New Rochelle
James C. Dawson, A.A., B.A., M.S., Ph.D. ..........................................    Peru
Anthony S. Bottar, B.A., J.D. ..............................................................  Syracuse
Geraldine D. Chapey, B.A., M.A., Ed.D. ............................................. Belle Harbor
Arnold B. Gardner, B.A., LL.B............................................................. Buffalo
Harry Phillips, 3rd, B.A., M.S.F.S. ......................................................    Hartsdale
Joseph E. Bowman, Jr., B.A., M.L.S., M.A., M.Ed., Ed.D..................    Albany
James R. Tallon, Jr., B.A., M.A.  ..........................................................  Binghamton
Milton L. Cofield,  B.S., M.B.A., Ph.D. ................................................ Rochester
Roger B. Tilles, B.A., J.D.................................................................... ..   Great Neck
Karen Brooks Hopkins, B.A., M.F.A..................................................   Brooklyn
Charles R. Bendit, B.A. ........................................................................   Manhattan
BETTY A. ROSA, B.A, M.S. in Ed., M.S. in Ed.,M.Ed., Ed.D.......................   Bronx
LESTER W. YOUNG, JR., B.S., M.S., Ed.D. .................................................   Oakland Gardens

President of The University and Commissioner of Education
Richard P. Mills

Deputy Commissioner
Office of Vocational and Educational Services for Individuals with Disabilities
Rebecca H. Cort

Statewide Coordinator for Special Education
James P. DeLorenzo

The State Education Department does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, religion, creed, disability, marital status, veteran status, national origin, race, gender, genetic predisposition or carrier status, or sexual orientation in its educational programs, services and activities.  Portions of this publication can be made available in a variety of formats, including braille, large print or audio tape, upon request.  Inquiries concerning this policy of nondiscrimination should be directed to the Department’s Office for Diversity, Ethics, and Access, Room 530, Education Building, Albany, NY 12234.


TABLE OF CONTENTS

Overview of Development of the Annual Performance Report

Indicator 1: Graduation Rates (Revised 4/09)

Indicator 2: Drop-Out Rates (Revised 4/09)

Indicator 3: Assessment (Revised 4/09)

Indicator 4: Suspension/Expulsion (Revised 4/09)

Indicator 5: Least Restrictive Environment – School age

Indicator 6: Least Restrictive Environment – Preschool

Indicator 7: Preschool Outcomes

Indicator 8: Parental Involvement

Indicator 9: Disproportionality in Special Education by Race/Ethnicity (Revised 4/09)

Indicator 10: Disproportionality in Identification by Specific Disability by Race/Ethnicity (Revised 4/09)

Indicator 11: Child Find

Indicator 12: Early Childhood Transition

Indicator 13: Secondary Transition

Indicator 14: Post-School Outcomes

Indicator 15: Identification and Correction of Noncompliance

Indicator 16: Complaint Timelines

Indicator 17: Due Process Timelines

Indicator 18: Hearing Requests Resolved by Resolution Session

Indicator 19: Mediation Agreements

Indicator 20: State Reported Data

Appendix:      Required Attachments and State Performance Plan (SPP Indicators)       

SPP Indicator 7 – Progress Report – February 2009       

Attachment 1:  Report of Dispute Resolution for 2007-09 (OSEP Table 7)     

Attachment 2:  Report of Participation and Performance on State  Assessments 2007-08 (OSEP Table 6) (Revised 4/09)