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Federal Program Student Participant Data 1998-99

Federally Funded Adult Education and Literacy
State of California Administered Program
Annual Statistical Performance Report

STATE OF CALIFORNIA PART 1 - STATISTICAL PERIOD COVERED:
July 1, 1998 - June 30, 1999
TABLE 1 Enter the number of participants by educational functioning level, population group, and sex.
  PARTICIPANTS BY POPULATION GROUP AND SEX*
Educational
Functional
Level
Am Indian or Alaskan Native Asian or Pacific Islander Black, not of Hispanic Origin Hispanic White, not of Hispanic Origin  
   Male  Female  Male  Female  Male  Female  Male  Female  Male  Female Total (B-K)
A B C D E F G H I J K L
1. ABE
    A. Beginning Literacy
238 124 724 753 2,544 1,134 6,270 4,498 5,479 3,221 24,985
    B. Beginning ABE
915 438 1,896 2,554 5,279 2,325 14,960 13,626 7,051 5,803 54,849
    C. Intermediate ABE
1,153 638 2,268 3,669 6,175 2,296 13,083 10,425 5,841 4,050 49,598
2. ESL
    A. Beginning Literacy
543 391 6,689 15,913 238 581 36,372 46,053 2,154 3,287 112,223
    B. Beginning ESL
1,744 2,325 31,989 71,153 762 2,011 162,564 227,618 12,035 20,478 532,679
    C. Intermediate ESL
1,096 1,239 22,936 52,657 581 1,010 78,338 106,162 7,042 14,284 285,345
    D. Advanced ESL
362 391 7,747 18,753 314 305 23,556 27,348 2,582 6,479 87,837
3. Adult High School / ASE 553 543 1,201 1,953 4,764 1,839 7,566 7,061 5,079 3,488 34,047
4. TOTAL 6,604 6,089 75,450 167,405 20,659 11,501 342,709 442,792 47,264 61,090 1,181,563
* Estimated from data supplied from local providers and from CASAS 1998-99 Data. Population group placement was based on least represented minority status.
"Student Progress and Goal Attainment; Federally-Funded ABE Programs in CA 1998-99. CASAS (Sept '99)

STATE OF CALIFORNIA 
TABLE 2 Enter the number of participants by age, population group, and sex.
  PARTICIPANTS BY POPULATION GROUP AND SEX*
  AGE GROUP Am Indian or Alaskan Native Asian or Pacific Islander Black, not Hispanic Hispanic White, not Hispanic  
     Male  Female  Male  Female  Male  Female  Male  Female  Male  Female Total (B-K)
  A B C D E F G H I J K L
0 16 - 18 591 391 1,839 1,620 1,153 705 14,494 12,350 1,715 1,363 36,220
1 19 - 24 1,811 1,143 8,414 12,026 3,707 2,030 98,482 78,233 6,137 6,785 218,766
2 25 - 44 3,440 3,383 30,197 85,227 11,902 6,604 189,350 268,803 22,974 29,082 650,962
3 45 - 59 600 905 15,466 38,678 3,287 1,553 30,759 64,759 8,243 11,702 175,952
4 60 & Older 162 267 19,534 29,854 610 610 9,624 18,648 8,195 12,159 99,663
5 TOTAL 6,604 6,089 75,450 167,405 20,659 11,501 342,709 442,792 47,264 61,090 1,181,563
* Estimated from data supplied from local providers and from CASAS 1998-99 Data.
"Student Progress and Goal Attainment; Federally-Funded ABE Programs in CA 1998-99. CASAS (Sept '98)

STATE OF CALIFORNIA
TABLE 3 Enter the number of participants for each of the categories listed
PARTICIPANTS PROGRESS AND SEPARATION DATA BY EDUCATIONAL FUNCTION LEVEL
Number of Participants*
Educational
Functioning
Level
Total
Enrollment**
Total Attendance
Hours***
Number Started
That Completed
That Level and Left
or Reached
Individual Learning
Goal and Left
Number Separated
from Each Level
Before Completing
That Level or Before
Reaching Individual
Learning Goal
Number Started
at Each Level That
Moved to a
Higher Level
(one or more)
A B C D E F
1. ABE
  A. Beginning Literacy
24,985 1,690,407 381 819 12,004
  B. Beginning ABE 54,849 3,710,870 1,506 7,795 27,719
  C. Intermediate ABE 49,598 3,355,643 2,392 9,567 12,400
2. ESL
  A. Beginning Literacy
112,223 7,592,585 4,745 23,498 96,823
  B. Beginning ESL 532,679 36,039,152 19,439 99,597 256,808
  C. Intermediate ESL 285,345 19,305,422 15,237 55,602 77,541
  D. Advanced ESL 87,837 5,942,761 7,156 16,942 1,998
3. Adult High School / ASE 34,047 2,303,499 2,792 5,432 2,653
4. TOTAL 1,181,563 79,940,339 53,648 219,252 487,945
* Estimated from CASAS Goal Attainment Data.
  "Student Progress and Goal Attainment; Federally-Funded ABE Programs in CA 1998-99. CASAS (Sept '99)

STATE OF CALIFORNIA  
TABLE 4 Primary Reasons for Participant Separation.
REASONS OF SEPARATION NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS*
A B
1 Illness / Incapacity 7,087
2 Lack of Dependent Child Care Resources 4,861
3 Lack of Transportation Resources 4,059
4 Family Problems 6,370
5 Time and/or Location of Services Not Feasible 24,245
6 Lack of Interest, Instruction Not Helpful 3,070
7 Moved 20,936
8 Entered Employment 21,422
9 Other Known Reasons 26,667
10 Cannot Locate / Contact / Unknown 100,535
11 Total 219,252
* Estimated from CASAS Goal Attainment Data.
"Student Progress and Goal Attainment; Federally-Funded ABE Programs in CA 1998-99.
CASAS (Sept '99)

CALIFORNIA
TABLE 5 Participant Status upon Entry into the Program.
STATUS OF PARTICIPANTS UPON
ENTRY INTO THE PROGRAM
NUMBER OF
PARTICIPANTS*
A B
1 Disabled Adults 28,365
2 Adults in Rural Areas 69,972
3 Adults in Urban Areas with High Rates of Unemployment 429,511
4 Employed Adults 59,523-
5 Unemployed Adults 39,471
6 Adults Not in Labor Force 20,232
7 Adults on Public Assistance 69,551
8 Participants in Employment and Training Programs 4,061
 
1 Adults in Family Literacy Programs 9,467
2 Adults in Workplace Literacy Programs 4,956
3 Adults in Programs for the Homeless 647
4 Adults in Correctional Facilities 60,151
5 Adults in Community Correctional Programs 8,227
6 Adults in Other Institutional Settings 10,099
* Estimated from data supplied from local providers and from CASAS 1998-99 Data.
  "Student Progress and Goal Attainment; Federally-Funded ABE Programs in CA 1998-99. CASAS (Sept '99)

STATE OF CALIFORNIA
TABLE 6 Report the number of participants in your programs who had achievements in the listed areas
during the reporting period.
PARTICIPANT ACHIEVEMENT NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS*
A B
Educational
1 Obtained an Adult High School Diploma or Obtained GED 8,648
2 Entered Other Academic or Vocational Program 13,784
Societal
1 Received U.S. Citizenship 12,468
2 Registered to vote or voted for the first time 6,745
Economic
1 Gained Employment 54,805
2 Secured Employment Retention / Obtained Job Advancement 56,933
3 Left Public Assistance 14,972
Parenting (Family Literacy Programs Only)
1 Read More to Children 49,059
2 Got More Involved in Children's Schooling 40,096
OTHER 0

STATE OF CALIFORNIA
TABLE 7 Providers and Federal Funding.
 
Provider Agencies
Number of
Providers
Amount of Federal Adult
Education Act Funding
Local Education Agencies 217 $17,204,473
Community and Technical Colleges 19  
$5,400,127
Four-year Colleges N/A N/A
Correctional Institutions 39 $2,512,928
Community Based Organizations 79 $5,226,297
Public & Private Non-Profit Organizations 52 $606,626
Other Institutions 5  
$253,650

STATE OF CALIFORNIA
TABLE 8 Personnel by Function and Job Status.
  FUNCTION

 

Organizational Placement
and Type of Job Performed

ADULT EDUCATION PERSONNEL
Paid Personnel Unpaid
Volunteers
Total Number
of Part-Time
Personnel
Total Number
of Full-Time
Personnel
A B C D
1 State-Level Administrative /
Supervisory / Ancillary Services
3 12 0
2 Local-Level Administrative /
Supervisory / Ancillary Services
530 800 2,787
3 Local Teachers 7,600 2,057 3,829
4 Local Counselors 381 198 294
5 Local Paraprofessionals 1,159 1,255 1,286