Writing Exercise Instructions:
The purpose of this exercise is to demonstrate your data analysis and writing skills. Your answer
should be no more than one page in length.
You are assisting with a client project that is focused on conducting an evaluation of a Continuum
of Care’s (CoC’s) Coordinated Entry System (CES). The evaluation includes many activities aimed
at gathering and analyzing qualitative and quantitative data on the functioning of the CES and
participants’ experiences accessing housing and resources through CES. Your task is to review and
analyze the CoC’s System Performance Measure (SPM) data located here for the evaluation report.
For this exercise, please review and analyze the 2021 SPM data for SPM #7 for the LA-503 New
Orleans-Jefferson Parish-Kenner CoC. Please include data visualizations as appropriate and draft
the accompanying narrative report content interpreting the data. Please include no more than
two tables, charts, or figures. Your response should be drafted as if it is the final product to be
included within a client- and public-facing report.