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2008 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

School Performance

How would you describe (CHILD)'s grades in school over the past 12 months?
Would you say they were MOSTLY…***

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  Total
Respond.#
A's B's C's D's or F's Letter grades not used
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,164 949 42.5 39.9-45.1 577 25.4 23.2-27.8 229 10.2 8.7-12.0 62 2.5 1.8- 3.4 347 19.4 17.3-21.7
GENDER
Male 1,121 430 37.9 34.4-41.6 313 26.7 23.6-30.1 151 12.4 10.2-15.0 49 3.7 2.6- 5.2 178 19.3 16.4-22.6
Female 1,043 519 47.3 43.5-51.1 264 24.1 21.0-27.5 78 7.9 6.1-10.3 13 1.2 0.6- 2.2 169 19.5 16.5-22.9
RACE
White 1,458 695 48.0 44.8-51.2 354 22.4 19.8-25.1 137 8.2 6.7-10.1 41 2.5 1.7- 3.6 231 18.9 16.4-21.7
African American 332 105 31.2 25.7-37.4 118 31.2 25.7-37.3 54 16.0 11.8-21.2 10 3.0 1.5- 5.9 45 18.6 13.8-24.5
Other Minorities 373 149 36.7 30.9-43.0 105 29.3 23.7-35.6 38 10.0 6.7-14.7 11 1.6 0.8- 3.4 70 22.4 17.2-28.6
HISPANIC
Yes 198 74 33.0 25.7-41.2 60 31.5 24.1-40.1 19 10.2 6.0-16.6 4 1.4 0.4- 4.6 41 23.9 17.0-32.6
No 1,963 874 43.5 40.8-46.3 516 24.7 22.4-27.2 209 10.2 8.7-12.1 58 2.6 1.9- 3.6 306 18.9 16.7-21.3
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 51 3 2.5 0.8- 8.1 1 2.3 0.3-14.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 47 95.1 85.8-98.4
5 through 10 866 364 40.2 36.3-44.2 160 17.5 14.7-20.8 35 4.3 2.9- 6.4 16 1.9 1.1- 3.5 291 36.0 32.1-40.1
11 through 13 481 248 50.5 44.8-56.2 148 31.5 26.5-37.1 64 13.5 10.0-17.9 15 2.7 1.4- 5.1 6 1.8 0.7- 4.4
14 through 17 766 334 43.9 39.5-48.4 268 34.7 30.5-39.1 130 17.4 14.2-21.2 31 3.3 2.1- 5.0 3 0.7 0.2- 2.8
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 131 37 27.0 18.7-37.1 43 35.6 26.0-46.6 17 12.1 6.9-20.3 7 2.4 1.0- 5.3 27 23.0 14.9-33.7
H.S. 374 105 28.1 22.6-34.4 132 32.9 27.1-39.1 72 19.2 14.6-24.8 22 6.2 3.6-10.3 43 13.6 9.6-19.0
Some College 569 230 40.1 35.2-45.2 160 24.1 20.0-28.7 75 12.8 9.7-16.8 16 2.3 1.3- 4.3 88 20.6 16.4-25.6
College Graduate 1,087 577 50.0 46.3-53.7 242 22.6 19.6-25.9 65 6.1 4.5- 8.2 17 1.4 0.8- 2.4 186 19.8 16.9-23.1
SCHOOL
Public 1,951 844 42.0 39.3-44.8 537 26.2 23.9-28.8 216 10.8 9.2-12.7 60 2.7 2.0- 3.7 294 18.2 16.1-20.7
Private 213 105 46.5 38.4-54.7 40 18.2 12.7-25.5 13 5.2 2.7- 9.5 2 0.5 0.1- 1.9 53 29.7 22.4-38.2
GRADE
K-5th 976 393 38.5 34.9-42.3 176 17.1 14.4-20.2 48 4.7 3.3- 6.6 19 1.9 1.1- 3.3 340 37.7 34.0-41.6
6th-8th 475 239 48.1 42.4-53.8 158 34.8 29.4-40.5 59 13.5 9.9-18.1 15 2.5 1.3- 4.7 4 1.2 0.3- 4.0
9th-12th* 712 316 45.1 40.6-49.8 243 33.1 28.9-37.6 122 17.6 14.3-21.5 28 3.4 2.2- 5.2 3 0.8 0.2- 3.0
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 103 64 62.4 50.3-73.2 22 21.0 13.1-31.8 6 4.0 1.6- 9.4 2 1.8 0.4- 8.0 9 10.8 5.0-21.6
Private 1,203 609 49.4 45.8-52.9 287 21.9 19.2-25.0 89 7.4 5.7- 9.6 20 1.4 0.8- 2.4 198 19.9 17.1-23.1
Health Choice 111 28 22.6 14.7-33.1 45 44.0 32.8-55.9 19 21.9 13.4-33.6 4 1.0 0.4- 2.9 15 10.5 5.7-18.4
Medicaid 408 107 26.7 21.7-32.4 129 28.5 23.5-34.2 70 15.0 11.4-19.6 25 5.6 3.4- 9.1 77 24.1 18.9-30.1
Other 192 88 49.4 40.6-58.2 44 18.0 12.5-25.1 24 11.3 6.9-18.0 4 2.7 0.9- 7.6 32 18.6 12.7-26.5
No health insurance 129 49 31.4 23.0-41.3 39 38.6 28.1-50.3 20 13.8 8.2-22.2 7 3.3 1.2- 8.5 14 12.9 6.9-23.0
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 242 68 24.4 18.7-31.2 58 25.6 19.1-33.4 46 18.3 13.1-25.0 24 9.0 5.5-14.4 46 22.7 16.5-30.3
No 1,905 874 44.8 42.0-47.6 517 25.5 23.1-28.0 179 9.1 7.6-10.9 38 1.7 1.1- 2.5 297 18.9 16.7-21.4

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*Includes those in college or other post high school education
**SHCN=Children with Special Health Care Needs

***These data are for children enrolled in public or private school.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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