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File Structure: Student Poverty Data 2005–06

File structure for free and reduced price meals (FRPM) student eligibility data for 2005–06.

This file structure corresponds to the following data file:
Student Poverty – Free and Reduced Price Meals Data 2005–06.
The actual 2005–06 data file is located on the Student Poverty – FRPM Data Web page. The file is downloadable and is available in Microsoft Excel format.




The two-digit county code.

DCODE The five-digit district code.
SCODE The seven-digit school code.
DFCS # Direct-funded charter school number. Only direct-funded charter schools have numbers in this field.
District Name District name.
School Name School name.
Low Grade Lowest grade offered.
High Grade Highest grade offered.
Enrollment October school enrollment of students ages 5–17 (not from the California Basic Educational Data System [CBEDS] data collection). Enrollment also includes the number of students ages 5–17 who are known to be residing in the school attendance area but are not enrolled in public school (private school enrollees, dropouts, etc.).
NOTE: These data are not from the Private School Affidavit data collection.
Free Meals Of the students enrolled in the school, the number of students ages 5–17 who are eligible to receive free meals.
Reduced Price Meals Of the students enrolled in the school, the number of students ages 5–17 who are eligible to receive reduced price meals.
Total FRPM The total number of students enrolled in the school who are eligible to receive free or reduced price meals (FRPM). (Sum of Free Meals + Reduced Price Meals.)
Percent FRPM School site's FRPM eligibility in comparison to the enrollment. (Total FRPM / Enrollment = Percentage.)

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Last Reviewed: Friday, September 9, 2016
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