Children Ages 3-4 with Access To High-quality Pre-k

High-Quality Pre-K - Number of children enrolled and percent of population age 3-4.

Number of Children Enrolled by Program , Count
Report Area Program Type 2013 2014 2015
Franklin County High-Quality Pre-K 512 648 641
Publicly Funded, High-Quality Pre-K 400 531 520
Pennsylvania High-Quality Pre-K 87,966 92,471 94,043
Publicly Funded, High-Quality Pre-K 52,933 56,206 55,242

Number of Children Enrolled by Program , Percent
Report Area Program Type 2013 2014 2015
Franklin County High-Quality Pre-K 12.6% 16.0% 15.8%
Publicly Funded, High-Quality Pre-K 9.9% 13.1% 12.8%
Pennsylvania High-Quality Pre-K 29.6% 31.1% 31.7%
Publicly Funded, High-Quality Pre-K 17.8% 18.9% 18.6%
Website Updated August 2016

Pre-K: Number of Children Enrolled by Program

Definitions & Sources

High-Quality Pre-K: Includes the unduplicated count of PA Pre-K Counts, Head Start Supplemental Assistance Program and Keystone STARS 3 and 4 enrollments; Head Start; public school pre-k; accredited or PDE licensed nursery school; providers accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children, National Association for Family Child Care, National Early Childhood Program Accreditation, and Council On Accreditation.

Publicly Funded, High-Quality Pre-K: Includes the unduplicated count of PA Pre-K Counts, Head Start Supplemental Assistance Program and Child Care Works enrollments in Keystone STARS 3 and 4; Head Start; public school pre-k.

Data Source: PPC's report, along with county-level statistics on access to high-quality pre-k, can be found at papartnerships.org/prekinpa .