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DataQuest Update

The DataQuest Update is intended to keep DataQuest users informed about upcoming data releases, new reports and downloadable data files, enhancements and changes to DataQuest, and provide tips on how to use DataQuest.

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Issue 9 - May 2021

  • Release of New Data Reports on DataQuest
    • 2020–21 Annual Enrollment Reports
    • 2020–21 English Learner (EL) Reports
    • 2020–21 Free and Reduced-Price Meal Reports
  • Supporting Downloadable Data Files
    • 2020–21 Census Day Primary & Short-Term Enrollment by School
    • 2020–21 Student Poverty FRPM Data
    • 2020–21 English Learners by Grade & Language
    • 2020–21 FEP Students by Grade & Language
    • 2020–21 English Learner Reclassification Data
  • Additional Downloadable Data Files
    • 2020–21 CALPADS UPC Source File (K–12)
    • 2020–21 CALPADS UPC Source File (Grades 9–12)
  • Data & Statistics Webpage Redesign
  • Upcoming Data Releases

Issue 8 - February 2021

  • Release of New Data Reports on DataQuest
    • 2019–20 For-Year Adjusted Cohort Graduation Rate (ACGR) and Outcome Reports
    • 2019–20 Five-Year Cohort Graduation Rates and Outcome Reports
    • 2019–20 Suspension Reports
    • 2019–20 Graduation Rate Additional Report
    • 2019–20 College/Career Indicator Data
    • 2019–20 Expulsion Reports
    • 2019–20 Survey Reports
  • Supporting Downloadable Data Files
    • 2019–20 Discipline Data Files
    • 2019–20 Graduation Data Files
  • Additional Downloadable Data Files
    • 2019–20 Cumulative Enrollment Data
    • 2019–20 Restraint and Seclusion Data
    • 2019–20 Foster Youth Smarter Balanced Test Results Data
    • 2019–20 Foster Youth Enrollment by School Type
  • Update on the 2019–20 Absenteeism Data
  • Upcoming Data Releases

Issue 7 - November 2020

  • Release of New Data Reports on DataQuest
    • Absenteeism by Reason
  • Supporting Downloadable Data Files
  • Upcoming Data Releases
  • Additional Downloadable Data Files
  • DataQuest Tips

Issue 6 - August 2020

  • Release of New Data Reports on DataQuest
    • 2018–19 Postsecondary Preparation Reports (SAT, ACT, AP)
    • 2019–2020 Full-Time Equivalent (FTE) Reports
    • 2020–21 Estimated Teacher Hires Reports
    • 2004–05 through 2019-20 Free and Reduced-Price Meal (FRPM) Reports
    • 2019–20 "At-Risk" and Long-Term English Learner Reports
    • 2019–20 "Ever-Els" by Years EL and Reclassification Status Reports
  • Supporting Downloadable Data Files
  • Update to Cradle-to-Career Data System Web page

Issue 5 - April 2020

  • Release of New Data Reports on DataQuest
    • 2019–20 Annual Enrollment Data Reports
    • 2019–20 English Learner Data Reports
    • 2018–19 Transitional Kindergarten Participation Data Reports
  • Supporting Downloadable Data Files
  • Student Groups and Foster Pages
  • New Data Governance Page
  • Upcoming Data Releases
  • DataQuest Tips

Issue 4 - February 2020

  • Update to DataQuest Home page
  • Data and Statistics Web Page Changes
  • Release of new Data Reports on DataQuest
    • 2018–19 California Healthy Kids Survey
    • 2018–19 California School Staff Survey
    • 2018–19 Foster Data
  • Foster Match Reports Explained
  • Update on One Year Graduation and Dropout Counts
  • DataQuest Tips

Issue 3 - December 2019

  • Release of New Discipline, Chronic Absenteeism, and Graduation Data
    • 2018–19 Suspension Data
    • 2018–19 Expulsion Data
    • 2018–19 Chronic Absenteeism Data
    • 2018–19 Four-Year Adjusted Cohort Graduation Rate Data
    • 2017–18 and 2018–19 Five-Year Cohort Graduation Rate Data
  • Discipline, Chronic Absenteeism, and Graduation Downloadable Data Files
  • Staff Credential Downloadable Data Files
  • Explanation of Five-Year Cohort Graduation Rate Data
  • DataQuest Tips

Issue 2 - November 2019

  • Data Release #1 Classified Staff and Estimated Teacher Hires Reports and Downloadable Data Files
  • Data Release #2 Staff Demographic, Staff Assignment, and Course Downloadable Data Files
  • Upcoming DataQuest Release
  • Crosswalk Between California School Dashboard and DataQuest
  • DataQuest Tips

Issue 1 - November 2019

  • Introduction to the DataQuest Update
  • DataQuest Changes and Enhancements
  • Upcoming DataQuest Release
  • Differences Between DataQuest and the Dashboard
  • DataQuest Tips
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Last Reviewed: Thursday, May 13, 2021
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