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Layout for ACT Test Result 2015-16

Provides field definitions for ACT Test Program data file.
Field #

Field Name

Type Width Description
1
CDS Character
14
County/District/School code
2
RTYPE Character
1
Record Type: C=County, D=District, S=School, X=State
3
SNAME Character
50
School Name
4
DNAME Character
50
District Name
5
CNAME Character
15
County Name
6
ENROLL12 Character
7
Enrollment of Grade 12
7
NUMTSTTAKR Character
7
Number of Test Takers
8
AVGSCRENG Character
3
Average of ACT Score for English, * = Scores for schools that had fewer than 15 students taking the ACT are not shown on the ACT Report in order to preserve the anonymity of the students.
9
AVGSCRREAD Character
3
Average of ACT Score for Reading, * = Scores for schools that had fewer than 15 students taking the ACT are not shown on the ACT Report in order to preserve the anonymity of the students.
10
AVGSCRMATH Character
3
Average of ACT Score for Math, * = Scores for schools that had fewer than 15 students taking the ACT are not shown on the ACT Report in order to preserve the anonymity of the students.
11
AVGSCRSCI Character
6
Average of ACT Score for Science, * = Scores for schools that had fewer than 15 students taking the ACT are not shown on the ACT Report in order to preserve the anonymity of the students.
12
NUMGE21 Character
6
Number of Test Takers Whose ACT Composite Scores Are Greater or Equal to 21, * = Scores for schools that had fewer than 15 students taking the ACT are not shown on the ACT Report in order to preserve the anonymity of the students.
13
PCTGE21 Character
5
Percent of Test Takers Whose ACT Composite Scores Are Greater or Equal to 21, * = Scores for schools that had fewer than 15 students taking the ACT are not shown on the ACT Report in order to preserve the anonymity of the students.
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