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Foster Youth Data in CALPADS


This session covers foster youth data in CALPADS, how foster youth are defined and identified under LCFF, recommendations for local coordination for serving foster students, and issues for LEAs to consider when using foster data.

Topics include:

  • Why Foster in CALPADS
  • How CALPADS Foster Data are Used
  • Foster Youth Definition & Status Type
  • Foster Youth Identification
  • Reports
  • Local Coordination and Considerations
  • Resources

Target Audience

LEA staff providing services and supports to foster students and staff facilitating data sharing and ensuring confidentiality of foster-related data.


32 Minutes