|Percent of principals who reported their schools had|
|Selected school characteristic||Number of principals||A staff member assigned to work on parent involvement||A service that allows parents to retrieve homework assignments1||Workshops or courses for parents or guardians||Services to support parent participation2||A parent drop-in center or lounge|
|All public schools||90,470||52.5||49.5||55.5||37.5||18.4|
|Less than 100||6,950||40.9||29.8||27.2||23.2||11.6|
|1,000 or more||9,120||56.2||71.5||58.8||29.7||19.8|
|Percent of K–12 students
who were approved for free
or reduced-price lunches
|75 or more||17,700||67.7||34.8||70.2||46.6||33.4|
|School did not participate
in free or reduced-price
|All BIE schools||170||81.4||31.1||67.6||60.8||26.7|
|! Interpret data with caution. The standard error for this estimate is equal to 30 percent or more of the estimate's value.
1 The examples given on the questionnaire for homework retrieval services were a website and an automated voice response system.
2 The examples given on the questionnaire for services supporting parent participation were child care and transportation.
NOTE: BIE refers to Bureau of Indian Education. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Schools and Staffing Survey (SASS), "Public School Principal and BIE School Principal Data Files," 2007–08.