C-8 Early Childhood Transition

C-8 Data Information

What is C-8?

Percent of all children exiting Part C who received timely transition planning by their third birthday including: (A) IFSPs with transition steps and services, (B) Notification to the LEA/SEA, if potentially Part B eligible, (C) Transition conference, if potentially Part B eligible.

When was the data collected?

February 2017 findings of nocompliance are based on data from SY 2015-2016 (collected between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016) which were collected within MSDS Fall, Spring and End-of-Year General Collections.

What is the target?

C-8A: 100%
C-8B: 100%
C-8C: 100%

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Additional Information About C-8

C–8A

  • APR Definition: Percent of all children exiting Part C who received timely transition planning to support the child’s transition to preschool and other appropriate community services by their third birthday including IFSPs with transition steps and services.
  • Calculation: [(# of children exiting Part C who have an IFSP with transition steps and services) divided by the (# of children exiting Part C)] times 100

C–8B

  • APR Definition: Percent of all children exiting Part C who received timely transition planning to support the child’s transition to preschool and other appropriate community services by their third birthday including: notification to LEA, if child potentially eligible for Part B.
  • Calculation: [(# of children exiting Part C and potentially eligible for Part B where the notification to the LEA occurred) divided by the (# of children exiting Part C who were potentially eligible for Part B)] times 100

C–8C

  • APR Definition: Percent of all children exiting Part C who received timely transition planning to support the child’s transition to preschool and other appropriate community services by their third birthday including: transition conference, if child potentially eligible for Part B. (20 U.S.C. 1416(a)(3)(B) and 1442)
  • Calculation: [(# of children exiting Part C and potentially eligible for Part B where the transition conference occurred) divided by the (# of children exiting Part C who were potentially eligible for Part B)] times 100
  • Data Collection Notes: Data were collected in MEGS+ through a local self-assessment. Local early intervention programs selected a random representative sample of children. Local early intervention programs were required to sample 10% of their snapshot number or a minimum of ten records, whichever is greater.