Early Learning Program Support

The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) produces brief reports on its early childhood programs, which detail information about participation, program services and program results. The data is available by early childhood program and year listed below.

School district aggregated data for the Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE), Early Childhood Screening and the School Readiness programs are available for FY 2004-FY 2008.  Head Start program and aggregated participant data is available for FY 2008.

An interactive search for aggregate data for a specific county, school district, early childhood program or fiscal year is available for Early Childhood Family Education, Early Childhood Screening and School Readiness. Definitions for the Early Learning Services Data System assist in understanding the data are available in the Early Learning Services Data System User Guide.

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Data Collection Forms

Forms will be posted here as they are available. Contact our office for more information.