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2009 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 1,747 777 43.3 40.1-46.5 458 24.3 21.7-27.1 195 11.8 9.9-14.2 42 2.6 1.7- 3.9 275 18.0 15.6-20.6
GENDER
Male 956 373 38.0 33.9-42.2 271 26.4 22.7-30.4 122 12.7 10.1-15.9 34 3.9 2.5- 6.2 156 19.0 15.7-22.7
Female 791 404 49.2 44.5-54.0 187 22.0 18.4-26.0 73 10.8 8.1-14.4 8 1.1 0.4- 2.8 119 16.9 13.5-20.9
RACE
White 1,294 618 48.0 44.2-51.8 315 21.8 19.0-25.0 126 10.3 8.2-13.0 23 1.3 0.7- 2.4 212 18.6 15.7-21.7
African American 258 77 30.4 24.0-37.7 83 28.0 21.9-35.1 48 17.7 12.5-24.3 9 5.1 2.4-10.5 41 18.8 13.5-25.6
Other Minorities 192 82 43.3 34.5-52.6 59 29.5 21.6-38.8 21 9.2 5.2-15.9 10 4.8 2.4- 9.4 20 13.2 7.8-21.4
HISPANIC
Yes 130 47 38.5 29.0-49.1 41 29.8 21.1-40.2 16 11.4 6.3-19.8 11 7.9 3.9-15.3 15 12.4 7.0-21.0
No 1,616 730 43.9 40.6-47.2 417 23.6 21.0-26.5 179 11.9 9.8-14.4 31 1.9 1.1- 3.2 259 18.7 16.1-21.5
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 54 10 13.0 5.2-28.9 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 43 86.3 70.6-94.3
5 through 10 664 263 40.7 35.9-45.8 125 17.0 13.6-21.0 42 7.2 5.0-10.4 11 1.6 0.6- 3.8 223 33.5 28.9-38.4
11 through 13 386 205 52.0 45.2-58.7 116 30.0 24.0-36.7 49 13.1 9.0-18.7 11 3.6 1.7- 7.5 5 1.4 0.5- 4.0
14 through 17 643 299 44.6 39.3-50.0 216 33.0 28.2-38.3 104 18.5 14.4-23.4 20 3.5 1.9- 6.4 4 0.4 0.1- 1.2
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 71 22 38.3 25.1-53.5 30 46.2 31.9-61.2 11 10.5 4.9-20.9 6 3.8 1.5- 9.7 2 1.2 0.3- 5.0
H.S. 320 86 24.6 18.7-31.5 110 27.3 21.4-34.2 63 25.8 19.1-33.7 11 3.5 1.5- 8.2 50 18.8 13.3-26.0
Some College 435 164 38.8 32.6-45.4 129 27.7 22.3-33.9 71 17.3 12.7-23.0 15 3.6 1.7- 7.3 56 12.7 9.0-17.6
College Graduate 919 505 52.2 47.9-56.6 187 19.1 16.0-22.6 50 5.0 3.5- 7.0 10 1.7 0.8- 3.6 167 22.0 18.5-26.0
SCHOOL
Public 1,584 699 43.1 39.8-46.5 430 25.4 22.6-28.4 188 12.8 10.6-15.3 42 2.9 1.9- 4.4 225 15.8 13.4-18.5
Private 163 78 44.6 35.3-54.2 28 15.0 9.4-23.0 7 3.9 1.8- 8.4 0 0.0 . - . 50 36.5 27.5-46.6
GRADE
K-5th 765 291 38.0 33.6-42.7 140 16.3 13.2-20.0 56 8.4 6.1-11.5 11 1.4 0.6- 3.3 267 35.9 31.5-40.6
6th-8th 412 216 52.9 46.2-59.6 126 29.5 23.7-36.0 49 12.2 8.3-17.6 17 4.2 2.2- 8.0 4 1.1 0.3- 3.9
9th-12th* 568 270 45.1 39.5-50.8 190 33.5 28.3-39.1 90 17.5 13.4-22.7 14 3.4 1.7- 6.7 4 0.4 0.1- 1.3
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 81 41 48.9 34.3-63.6 21 27.6 16.0-43.2 7 7.8 3.4-17.0 0 0.0 . - . 12 15.8 7.0-31.8
Private 1,008 521 51.5 47.4-55.6 234 20.9 17.8-24.4 76 6.5 4.8- 8.7 10 0.9 0.4- 2.2 167 20.2 16.9-23.8
Health Choice 106 47 46.2 34.2-58.6 34 30.6 20.4-43.2 15 14.1 7.1-26.2 7 7.2 2.9-16.7 3 1.9 0.5- 6.3
Medicaid 304 78 26.3 20.0-33.6 86 24.4 18.4-31.5 63 24.7 18.4-32.3 18 6.1 3.2-11.4 59 18.6 13.4-25.1
Other 129 52 38.8 28.1-50.6 42 30.9 21.1-42.8 11 9.4 4.4-19.0 2 3.4 0.8-13.3 22 17.6 10.4-28.3
No health insurance 98 27 27.4 16.9-41.1 36 40.9 28.0-55.1 20 16.9 9.5-28.4 5 2.3 0.7- 7.4 10 12.5 5.2-27.3
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 208 54 25.3 18.3-33.8 58 24.6 17.5-33.2 47 28.0 20.1-37.6 18 7.6 4.0-13.9 31 14.6 9.2-22.3
No 1,516 719 46.2 42.8-49.7 392 24.1 21.3-27.1 143 9.4 7.6-11.7 22 1.9 1.1- 3.3 240 18.4 15.8-21.3

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

***Asked only 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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