Goal Indicators

Tompkins County will provide children, youth and families with healthy, safe, and thriving environments.

This goal is based on the Achieving Youth Results (AYR) indicator(s).

1) Students that report that they feel safe in their neighborhood(s).
2) The percentage of households that spend 30%+ of income on housing.

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Tompkins County Community Indicators

Children and youth will live in an economically secure community.

This goal is based on the Achieving Youth Results (AYR) indicator(s).

  1. Children and youth in Tompkins County that are living below the poverty level.
  2. Free and reduced-priced lunch participation with Tompkins County schools, K-12

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Tompkins County Economic Security Indicators

Youth will leave school prepared to live, learn and work in their community.

This goal is based on the Achieving Youth Results (AYR) indicator(s).

  1. Tompkins County High School Graduation Rates
  2. Tompkins County 3rd grade student NYS English Language Arts exam results

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Tompkins County Youth Education Indicators

Youth will leave school prepared to live, learn and work in their community.

This goal is based on the Achieving Youth Results (AYR) indicator(s).

  1. Juvenile (<16 years) and young adult (16-21 years) arrest rates for property crimes.
  2. Students in grades 7-12 who participated (>10 times) in school or community clubs, organizations, or activities in the past year.

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Tompkins County Youth Engagement Indicators

Children will grow up within safe environments.

This goal is based on the Achieving Youth Results (AYR) indicator(s).

  1. 12th graders reporting changing homes five or more times since kindergarten.
  2. Tompkins County food insecurity rates among children 0-17 years.

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Tompkins County Family Indicator

Children and youth will have optimal physical and emotional health.

This goal is based on the Achieving Youth Results (AYR) indicator(s).

  1. Percentage of high school students who report feeling sad or depressed most days.
  2. Tompkins County childhood obesity percentage (K-12 grades).

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Tompkins County Youth Health Indicators