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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 6 - August 2020

  • Release of New Data Reports on DataQuest
    • 2018-19 Postsecondary Preparation Reports (SAT, ACT, AP)
    • 2019-20 Classified Staff 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 Webpage
  • Foster Youth Smarter Balanced Test Result Downloadable Files
  • Upcoming Data Releases
  • DataQuest Tips

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 Homepage
  • 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
Questions:   Data Reporting Office | DataQuest@cde.ca.gov | 916-327-0219
Last Reviewed: Tuesday, September 1, 2020
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  • File Structure: Cumulative Enrollment Data (added 01-Sep-2020)
    File structure for downloadable files containing cumulative enrollment data by race/ethnicity, gender, and program subgroup.
  • Foster Youth Smarter Balanced Test Results Data (added 24-Aug-2020)
    Downloadable data file of Smarter Balanced Math and English Language Arts (ELA) test results data for foster youth by race/ethnicity, gender, student program subgroup, and grade level.
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    File structure for the downloadable files containing Foster Youth Smarter Balanced Test Results data by race/ethnicity, gender, student program subgroup, and grade level for 2014–15 through 2018–19.