NOTICE: Coronavirus Guidance for School Districts: Per Governor’s executive order, in-school class cancellations remain in effect through the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year.

Emergency Meal Programs: The State Department of Education is authorizing two distinct categories of COVID-19 Emergency Meal Programs in accordance with federal requirements: 1) COVID-19 Emergency Meal Program Limited to Students Attending School in Specific Districts. School districts on this list are only authorized to serve meals to students attending their schools, and any other child age 18 years or younger residing in the same household; 2) COVID-19 Community-wide Emergency Meal Program for Children. Any child age 18 years or younger can receive meal(s) at any meal service and distribution sites in these towns/cities. They do not have to be a resident or attend school in these towns/cities. Check these links often as more locations continue to be added.

IDEA Part B Indicator 14: Post-School Outcomes and Post-School Outcome Survey

Indicator 14: Post-School Outcomes (Results indicator): Post-school outcomes: Percent of youth who are no longer in secondary school, had IEPs in effect at the time they left school, and were:

  1. Enrolled in higher education within one year of leaving high school.
  2. Enrolled in higher education or competitively employed within one year of leaving high school.
  3. Enrolled in higher education or in some other postsecondary education or training program; or competitively employed or in some other employment within one year of leaving high school. (Authority: 20 U.S.C. 1416(a)(3)(B))

Timeline for CT Post-School Outcome Survey (PSOS)

May

June-September

October November
Reminder Postcard sent to exiters PSOS Window Opens
Exiters will be sent letter & survey
A sampling of non-responders will be contacted to complete the survey PSOS Window Closes

CSDE Documents/Forms

Resources for the CT Post-School Outcome Survey (PSOS)
Results from Previous CT Post-School Outcome Survey

Indicators 14: Post-School Outcomes and PSOS Contact

Alycia M. Trakas
Education Consultant
Bureau of Special Education
P.O. Box 2219
Hartford, CT 06145-2219
Phone: 860-713-6932
Alycia.Trakas@ct.gov