Civic Report
No. 38 June 2003


Vouchers for Special Education Students: An Evaluation of Florida’s McKay Scholarship Program

Appendix A: Tables and Figures

Parental Satisfaction

Table 1: Average Satisfaction with Public School
Percent responding “very satisfied” or “somewhat satisfied” (average for all satisfaction measures)

Current participants

32.7%

 

 

 

 

 

 

Former participants

45.2%

 

 

 

 

 

 

Table 2: Average Satisfaction with McKay School
Percent responding “very satisfied” or “somewhat satisfied” (average for all satisfaction measures)

Current participants

92.7%

  

 

 

 

 

 

Former participants

62.3%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mild Disability

Major Disability

Under $30,000

Over $30,000

White

Nonwhite

Table 3: Satisfaction with Individual Attention at Public School
Percent responding “very satisfied” or “somewhat satisfied”

Current participants

23.3%

25.6%

21.0%

21.7%

24.9%

19.1%

30.4%

Former participants

36.3%

33.3%

38.8%

41.7%

34.2%

33.1%

41.2%

Table 4: Satisfaction with Individual Attention at McKay School
Percent responding “very satisfied” or “somewhat satisfied”

Current participants

95.0%

96.3%

93.8%

95.3%

94.9%

94.9%

95.1%

Former participants

66.5%

65.7%

67.2%

64.3%

69.2%

67.7%

64.7%

Table 5: Satisfaction with Quality of Services Addressing Disability at Public School
Percent responding “very satisfied” or “somewhat satisfied”

Current participants

24.3%

27.2%

21.3%

24.1%

25.1%

21.3%

29.5%

Former participants

40.5%

38.4%

42.2%

46.4%

36.8%

38.5%

43.5%

Table 6: Satisfaction with Quality of Services Addressing Disability at McKay School
Percent responding “very satisfied” or “somewhat satisfied”

Current participants

89.0%

88.9%

89.3%

89.2%

88.7%

91.2%

85.3%

Former participants

51.6%

52.5%

50.9%

46.4%

53.8%

55.4%

45.9%

Table 7: Satisfaction with Child’s Academic Progress at Public School
Percent responding “very satisfied” or “somewhat satisfied”

Current participants

17.0%

17.3%

16.9%

12.3%

20.3%

15.2%

20.1%

Former participants

30.2%

26.3%

33.6%

35.7%

26.5%

23.1%

41.2%

Table 8: Satisfaction with Child’s Academic Progress at McKay School
Percent responding “very satisfied” or “somewhat satisfied”

Current participants

92.7%

93.5%

91.9%

93.9%

92.1%

93.1%

92.0%

Former participants

55.8%

56.6%

55.2%

58.3%

54.7%

54.6%

57.6%

Table 9: Satisfaction with Class Size at Public School
Percent responding “very satisfied” or “somewhat satisfied”

Current participants

22.8%

18.2%

28.7%

19.3%

25.4%

19.9%

27.7%

Former participants

38.1%

31.3%

44.0%

44.0%

35.9%

34.6%

43.5%

Table 10: Satisfaction with Class Size at McKay School
Percent responding “very satisfied” or “somewhat satisfied”

Current participants

94.8%

96.0%

93.8%

94.3%

95.2%

96.0%

92.9%

Former participants

76.7%

84.8%

69.8%

72.6%

81.2%

80.0%

71.8%

 

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