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ERIC Number: ED537509
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Nov
Pages: 4
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
United States Head Start by the Numbers: 2009 PIR Profile
Center for Law and Social Policy, Inc. (CLASP)
This fact sheet is based on the 2009 Program Information Report (PIR) data, which all Head Start programs are required to complete on an annual basis. The total number of grantees/delegates for 2009 was 2,574 of which 727 were Early Head Start grantees/delegates, 1,787 Head Start (preschool) grantees/delegates and 60 migrant/seasonal grantees/delegates. The total actual enrollment reached 1,056,789 which consisted of children and pregnant women. The total number of families served was 967,764 of which 57% were single-parent families. The total number of staff for this year were 226,448 of which 55,896 were teachers. (Contains 14 endnotes.)
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Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Early Childhood Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Center for Law and Social Policy