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Percentage of students enrolled in grades 3–12 whose parents were involved in various ways with their children's schools, by public school type: 1993, 1996, 1999, 2003, and 2007
|Ways parents were involved||Public school type||Private school type|
|Public, assigned||Public, chosen||Private, religious||Private, nonsectarian|
|Attended a general meeting||75||73||75||85||88||73||73||75||83||87||93||92||93||95||97||89||82||87||95||98|
|Went to a parent-teacher
|Attended a school event||66||65||63||68||72||61||62||59||65||72||87||84||84||87||88||85||75||76||77||84|
|Volunteered/served on a
|— Not available.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, School Readiness Survey of the National Household Education Surveys Program (NHES), 1993; School Safety and Discipline Survey of the NHES, 1993; Parent and Family Involvement in Education Survey of the NHES, 1996; Parent Survey of the NHES, 1999; Parent and Family Involvement in Education Survey of the NHES, 2003; and Parent and Family Involvement in Education Survey of the NHES, 2007.