Classification rates vary by Need/Resource categories

Chart Image: Classification Rates for School-Age Students with Disabilities in New York State as of 9/09

 

Classification Rates for School-Age Students with Disabilities in New York State as of 9/09
1997-98 1998-99 1999-00 2000-01 2001-02 2002-03* 2003-04 2004-05 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08**2008-09
New York City0.1070.110.1090.1110.110.110.1110.1150.1150.1230.1270.125
Rest of State0.1210.1230.1240.1250.1260.1270.1270.1270.1270.1250.1230.122
Large Four Cities0.1420.1460.1480.150.150.1530.1590.1620.1640.1820.1680.166

*Methodology revised in 2002-03

**2007-08 was the first year classification rates were based on counts of students with disabilities collected through the Student Information Repository System (SIRS)