Placement of School-Age Students with Disabilitiesin the Least Restrictive Environment

Chart Image: Percent of School-Age Students with Disabilities (Ages 6-21) by Type of Educational Setting


Percent of School-Age Students with Disabilities (Ages 6-21) by Type of Educational Setting
NYS 2006-07NYS 2007-08National 2007-08
Other (incarcerated, home-schooled, parentally placed nonpublic schools)0.0260.0270.015
Separate Settings 0.0680.0650.038
In General Education Programs less than 40% of the School Day0.2460.2410.154
In General Education Programs between 40% and 79% of the School Day0.1290.1240.224
In General Education Programs 80% or more of the School Day0.5310.5420.568

NYSED, VESID APR Feb 2009 data as of 1/23/09, Indicator #5

All targets were met but compare NYS on the 2nd & 3rd categories with national data.