Attendance Higher Education OHE Absenteeism NECAP Chronic Absenteeism Chronic Absence Education Health Math Making Connections Literacy Middle School DIBELS High School College Major Education Demographics Postsecondary Maternal Health GPA Lead Poisoning Primary Major Out-Of-School-Time Employment Disaffection Economy Drug Use In Labor Force
A data story for and with the Providence Mayor's Children and Youth Cabinet. The primary goal of the story is to understand factors affecting attendance in elementary school. Our focus school is Bailey Elementary.
Sources: Health, RIDE, U.S. Census
Schools can not teach students who are not there. Understanding the degree and nature of low attendance among the youngest students, as well as what they have in common, gives us insight into possible ways of mitigating both the absenteeism and its deleterious effects.
Sources: Health, RIDE