ERIC Number: ED432072
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Oct-15
Reference Count: N/A
Students with Disabilities Projected To Exit the Public Schools after the 1998-99 School Year.
Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield.
This report presents, in tabular form, estimates of the number of students with disabilities projected to exit the Illinois public school system after the 1998-99 school year. Data are provided for each Illinois county by number of students, type of disability, and reasons for exit. The same data are provided for students under the Department of Corrections or in state schools. Types of disability include: mental impairment, physical impairment, specific learning disability, visual impairment, hearing impairment, deaf-blind, speech and/or language impairment, behavior/emotional disorder, health impairment, autism, and traumatic brain injury. Exit reasons include: (1) graduated with diploma; (2) graduated with certificate of completion; (3) reached maximum age, i.e., 21 years old; and (4) dropped out. Overall, the report indicates that an expected 7115 students will graduate with a diploma, 175 will graduate with a certificate of completion, 518 will reach maximum age, and 2980 will drop out. (DB)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield.
Identifiers - Location: Illinois