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2010 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 1,480 748 47.7 44.5-50.9 366 24.7 22.0-27.6 116 8.7 7.0-10.9 39 2.4 1.6- 3.6 211 16.5 14.1-19.1
GENDER
Male 761 341 42.1 37.7-46.5 209 27.7 23.8-32.0 76 10.7 8.1-14.1 30 3.7 2.4- 5.7 105 15.8 12.7-19.5
Female 718 407 53.8 49.1-58.4 157 21.6 18.0-25.6 40 6.6 4.6- 9.5 9 1.1 0.5- 2.3 105 16.9 13.6-20.8
RACE
White 1,057 587 54.2 50.3-58.0 227 19.6 16.8-22.7 70 6.8 5.1- 9.1 17 1.2 0.7- 2.1 156 18.2 15.3-21.5
African American 270 89 30.4 24.3-37.4 99 37.6 30.8-44.9 36 14.9 10.3-21.0 13 4.1 2.2- 7.7 33 13.0 8.8-18.8
Other Minorities 150 72 48.6 38.7-58.7 39 26.1 18.3-35.8 10 6.5 2.9-13.9 9 5.9 2.6-12.7 20 12.9 7.4-21.5
HISPANIC
Yes 111 50 40.8 30.2-52.3 33 31.7 21.9-43.4 8 6.6 2.8-14.7 8 6.5 2.8-14.5 12 14.4 7.9-25.0
No 1,368 698 48.4 45.0-51.7 333 24.0 21.3-27.0 108 8.9 7.1-11.2 31 2.0 1.3- 3.1 198 16.7 14.2-19.4
AGE GROUPS
5 through 10 514 242 46.2 41.0-51.5 88 17.8 14.0-22.3 24 5.5 3.5- 8.7 11 2.2 1.1- 4.3 149 28.3 23.8-33.2
11 through 13 358 208 56.1 49.4-62.5 104 29.5 23.8-35.9 31 10.4 6.7-15.7 8 2.6 1.1- 6.1 7 1.4 0.6- 3.3
14 through 17 548 292 49.5 44.1-54.9 174 34.3 29.3-39.7 61 13.1 9.6-17.7 20 2.9 1.7- 4.9 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 77 26 29.1 18.5-42.6 20 25.3 14.9-39.5 11 17.7 9.0-31.9 11 14.0 6.7-26.9 9 13.9 6.2-28.2
H.S. 242 96 33.7 26.7-41.5 79 34.0 26.9-42.0 23 11.6 7.2-18.2 8 3.5 1.5- 8.4 36 17.1 11.9-24.0
Some College 349 149 40.8 34.4-47.5 110 30.2 24.5-36.6 43 13.4 9.2-19.0 9 2.2 1.1- 4.5 38 13.4 9.2-19.3
College Graduate 812 477 57.0 52.7-61.2 157 19.2 15.9-22.9 39 4.9 3.3- 7.3 11 1.1 0.6- 2.1 128 17.8 14.7-21.4
SCHOOL
Public School 1,320 668 47.7 44.3-51.2 343 26.1 23.2-29.2 115 9.7 7.8-12.1 38 2.6 1.8- 3.9 156 13.8 11.5-16.4
Private 160 80 47.3 37.9-56.9 23 13.3 8.0-21.1 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.5 55 38.1 29.0-48.0
GRADE
K-5th 541 262 47.3 42.2-52.5 103 19.8 15.9-24.3 26 5.7 3.6- 8.8 14 2.9 1.6- 5.3 136 24.3 20.2-29.0
6th-8th 352 207 57.7 51.0-64.0 100 27.6 22.1-33.9 34 12.3 8.3-18.1 5 1.0 0.4- 2.6 6 1.4 0.6- 3.4
9th-12th* 509 272 49.6 44.0-55.2 162 34.8 29.6-40.5 56 12.5 8.9-17.1 18 2.9 1.7- 5.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5
HEALTH INSURANCE**
Private 870 519 59.3 55.1-63.3 178 18.8 15.9-22.2 46 5.3 3.7- 7.7 8 0.6 0.3- 1.4 119 15.9 13.0-19.4
Public 389 132 29.7 24.6-35.5 119 32.4 26.8-38.5 49 13.1 9.4-18.0 26 5.7 3.5- 9.0 63 19.1 14.5-24.7
Other 122 58 46.5 35.3-58.1 32 25.7 16.9-37.1 11 11.6 5.4-22.9 2 2.2 0.5- 8.5 19 14.1 8.2-23.0
No health insurance 84 34 35.5 24.0-49.0 30 36.3 24.2-50.6 9 13.3 6.2-26.1 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 10 14.3 7.2-26.4
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 364 154 37.7 31.7-44.0 101 28.2 22.7-34.4 43 15.0 10.6-20.8 24 6.2 3.8-10.0 42 13.0 9.1-18.2
No 1,094 587 51.1 47.3-54.8 257 23.3 20.3-26.6 71 6.8 5.1- 9.1 13 1.2 0.6- 2.3 166 17.6 14.8-20.7

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***Asked only for children enrolled in public or private school.

*9th-12th grade includes those in college or other post high school education.

**Health Insurance categories: PRIVATE = State Employee Health Plan, Blue Cross/Blue Shield of NC, or other private health insurance plan purchased from an employer or directly from insurance company.
PUBLIC = Medicaid, Carolina ACCESS, Health Check, or NC Health Choice. OTHER = the military, CHAMPUS, TRI CARE, Indian Health Servcies or other type not otherwise listed.

^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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