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Record Layout for 2020 ACT Test Results

Provides field definitions for standardized test results from 2020 ACT Test.
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
100
School Name, N/A = County or District Level Record
4
DNAME Character
100
District Name, N/A = County Level Record
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 ACT  English Score,

An asterisk is displayed  for schools with 14 or fewer students taking the ACT in order to preserve the anonymity of the students. An N/A is displayed if there were no ACT test takers and the grade 12 enrollment is equal to or greater than 15.
9
AVGSCRREAD Character
3

Average ACT Reading Score

An asterisk is displayed  for schools with 14 or fewer students taking the ACT in order to preserve the anonymity of the students. An N/A is displayed if there were no ACT test takers and the grade 12 enrollment is equal to or greater than 15.
10
AVGSCRMATH Character
3

Average ACT Math Score

An asterisk is displayed  for schools with 14 or fewer students taking the ACT in order to preserve the anonymity of the students. An N/A is displayed if there were no ACT test takers and the grade 12 enrollment is equal to or greater than 15.
11
AVGSCRSCI Character
6

Average ACT Science Score

An asterisk is displayed for schools with 14 or fewer students taking the ACT in order to preserve the anonymity of the students. An N/A is displayed if there were no ACT test takers and the grade 12 enrollment is equal to or greater than 15.
12
NUMGE21 Character
6

Number of Test Takers Whose ACT Composite Scores Are Greater or Equal to 21.  

An asterisk is displayed for schools with 14 or fewer students taking the ACT in order to preserve the anonymity of the students. An N/A is displayed if there were no ACT test takers and the grade 12 enrollment is equal to or greater than 15.
13
PCTGE21 Character
5

Percent of Test Takers Whose ACT Composite Scores Are Greater or Equal to 21.

An asterisk is displayed for schools with 14 or fewer students taking the ACT in order to preserve the anonymity of the students. An N/A is displayed if there were no ACT test takers and the grade 12 enrollment is equal to or greater than 15.
14
Year Character
7
The ACT test administration year: 2019-20
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Last Reviewed: Wednesday, February 24, 2021
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