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Performance Indicators

It is with great pleasure that we share with you the results of the most recent performance evaluation and Executive Summary that has been completed on the Through A Child's Eyes Pre-Kindergarten Program Services.

2013-2014 School Year

Executive Summary Program Evaluation (PDF)

Through A Child's Eyes Pre-K Program Evaluation (PDF)

Format of the Program Evaluation

At the end of each school year all programs funded by the Illinois State Board of Education through the Early Childhood Block Grant Preschool for All Ages 3-5 program are required to complete a program evaluation to measure the program's progress in attaining each of the components and emphasis of the grant as defined by the Illinois State Board of Education and the Illinois Legislature.

The components of the grant are as follows:

  • Screening Process to Identify Eligible Children
  • Appropriate Educational Program
  • Parent Education and Involvement
  • Community Collaboration
  • Staff Requirements
  • Professional Development

The emphasis of this grant:

  • As defined by the Illinois State Board of Education is to improve achievement and close the achievement gap for young children who are at-risk of academic failure.
  • As defined by the Illinois Legislature; their first mandated priority is for children who have been identified and determined to be at-risk of academic failure.