Special Education

Annual Performance Report for 2010-11 - February 2012

New York State Education Department - Office of P-12 Special Education

Annual Performance Report for 2010-11 - Based on the IDEA Part B State Performance Plan 2005-2010

February 2012
Revised August 2012

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Regents of The University

Merryl H. Tisch, Chancellor, B.A., M.A., Ed.D...... New York
Milton L. Cofield, Vice Chancellor, B.S., M.B.A., Ph.D. ..... Rochester
Robert M. Bennett, Chancellor Emeritus, B.A., M.S. ..... Tonawanda
James C. Dawson, A.A., B.A., M.S., Ph.D. ...... Plattsburgh
Anthony S. Bottar, B.A., J.D. ...... Syracuse
Geraldine D. Chapey, B.A., M.A., Ed.D. ...... Belle Harbor
Harry Phillips, 3rd, B.A., M.S.F.S. ..... Hartsdale
James R. Tallon, Jr., B.A., M.A. ...... Binghamton
Roger Tilles, B.A., J.D...... Great Neck
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
Christine D. Cea, B.A., M.A., Ph.D. ...... Staten Island
Wade S. Norwood, B.A. ....... Rochester
James O. Jackson, B.S., M.A., Ph.D...... Albany
Kathleen M. Cashin, B.S., M.S., Ed.D...... Brooklyn
James E. Cottrell, B.S., M.D....... New York

Commissioner of Education
President of the University of the State of New York

John B. King, Jr.

Executive Deputy Commissioner
Valerie Grey

Deputy Commissioner
Office of P-12 Education

Ken Slentz

Associate Commissioner
Office of Special Education

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.

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Overview of Development of the Annual Performance Report
Indicator 1: Graduation Rates
Indicator 2: Dropout Rates
Indicator 3: Assessment (Revised April 2012)
Indicator 4:Suspension/Expulsion (Revised August 2012)
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
Indicator 10: Disproportionality in Identification by Specific Disability by Race/Ethnicity (Revised April 2012)
Indicator 11: Child Find (Timely Completion of Initial Evaluations) (Revised April 2012)
Indicator 12:Early Childhood Transition
Indicator 13: Secondary Transition
Indicator 14: Post-school Outcomes
Indicator 15: Identification and Correction of Noncompliance (Revised August 2012)
Indicator 16: Complaint Timelines
Indicator 17: Due Process Timelines (Revised April 2012)
Indicator 18: Hearing Requests Resolved by Resolution Session
Indicator 19: Mediation Agreements (Revised April 2012)
Indicator 20: State Reported Data (Revised April 2012)

Last Updated: September 6, 2012
September 6, 2012