State-level Results by Year

This page displays the state-level results for multiple years for all three child outcomes and summary statements. To view results for each child outcome, click on the “Outcome” tabs at the top of the table. For more information about the outcomes and summary statements, see the guidance page .


Outcome 2: Use of knowledge and skills, which refers to thinking, reasoning, problem-solving, and early literacy and math skills.
  • Summary Statement 2.1: Of those children who entered the program below age expectations in each outcome, the percent who substantially increased their rate of growth by the time they turned 6 years of age or exited the program.

  • Summary Statement 2.2: The percent of children who were functioning within age expectations in each outcome by the time they turned 6 years of age or exited the program.

Multi-year Outcome Results for State of California

Year Total Children Exited* Summary Statement 2.1 Difference from
State Target (80.7%)
Summary Statement 2.2 Difference from
State Target (78.6%)
2018 22,715 75.7 -5.0 76.5 -2.1
2017 24,411 80.8 1.1 77.2 -0.4
2016 25,676 68.7 -1.3 71.2 -11.3
2015 21,466 60.2 -9.8 59.6 -22.9
2014 20,666 60.9 -9.1 60.3 -22.2
2013 18,296 61.1 -8.9 60.5 -22.0

State of California Results Compared to State Target Over Time