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Record Layout for the 2002-03 Growth API Data File

Field names, types and descriptions for the 2002-2003 Growth Academic Performance Index (API) Data File.

Repository archive entry for the Academic Performance Index (API) in the Programs No Longer Administered by the California Department of Education (CDE) Section of the CDE Web site.

This information is for historical purposes only and it is possible that information contained here may not be current.

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Field # Field Name Type Width Description
1
CDS Character
14
County/District/School code
2
RTYPE Character
1
Record Type: (D=District, S=School, A=ASAM)
3
STYPE Character
1
School Type: (E=Elem, M=Middle, H=High School, S=Small)
4
SNAME Character
40
School Name
5
DNAME Character
30
District Name
6
CNAME Character
15
County Name
7
FLAG Character
5
Flag Values
8
PCT_TEST Character
5
Percentage of Students Tested
9
API03 Character
5
2003 API (Growth)
10
API02 Character
5
2002 API (Base) (C=School did not have a valid 2002 API Base and there is no Growth or target information, D=School had significant demographic changes and there is no Growth or target information)
11
TARGET Character
5
2002–2003 Growth Target, "A" or "E" (A= Met Interim Performance Target of 800. E=There is no growth target for Districts and ASAM schools.)
12
GROWTH Character
5
2002–2003 API Growth
13
SCH_WIDE Character
5
Met School-wide Growth Target
14
COMP_IMP Character
5
Met Comparable Improvement (CI) Target
15
BOTH Character
5
Met both School-wide/CI Target
16
AWARDS Character
5
Eligible for Awards Program (B=Not Eligible)
17
AA_NUM Character
6
Number of African Americans Included in API
18
AA_SIG Character
5
African Americans Significant? (Yes/No)
19
AA_API03 Character
5
2003 African American API (Growth)
20
AA_API02 Character
5
2002 African American API (Base)
21
AA_TARG Character
5
2002–2003 African American Subgroup Growth Target
22
AA_GROW Character
5
2002–2003 African American Subgroup API Growth
23
AA_MET Character
5
Met African American Subgroup Growth Target
24
AI_NUM Character
6
Number of American Indians Included in API
25
AI_SIG Character
5
American Indians Significant? (Yes/No)
26
AI_API03 Character
5
2003 American Indians API (Growth)
27
AI_API02 Character
5
2002 American Indians API (Base)
28
AI_TARG Character
5
2002–2003 American Indians Subgroup Growth Target
29
AI_GROW Character
5
2002–2003 American Indians Subgroup API Growth
30
AI_MET Character
5
Met American Indians Subgroup Growth Target
31
AS_NUM Character
6
Number of Asians Included in API
32
AS_SIG Character
5
Asians Significant? (Yes/No)
33
AS_API03 Character
5
2003 Asian API (Growth)
34
AS_API02 Character
5
2002 Asian API (Base)
35
AS_TARG Character
5
2002–2003 Asian Subgroup Growth Target
36
AS_GROW Character
5
2002–2003 Asian Subgroup API Growth
37
AS_MET Character
5
Met Asian Subgroup Growth Target
38
FI_NUM Character
6
Number of Filipinos Included in API
39
FI_SIG Character
5
Filipino Significant? (Yes/No)
40
FI_API03 Character
5
2003 Filipino API (Growth)
41
FI_API02 Character
5
2002 Filipino API (Base)
42
FI_TARG Character
5
2002–2003 Filipino Subgroup Growth Target
43
FI_GROW Character
5
2002–2003 Filipino Subgroup API Growth
44
FI_MET Character
5
Met Filipino Subgroup Growth Target
45
HI_NUM Character
6
Number of Hispanics included in API
46
HI_SIG Character
5
Hispanics Significant? (Yes/No)
47
HI_API03 Character
5
2003 Hispanics API (Growth)
48
HI_API02 Character
5
2002 Hispanics API (Base)
49
HI_TARG Character
5
2002–2003 Hispanics Subgroup Growth Target
50
HI_GROW Character
5
2002–2003 Hispanics Subgroup API Growth
51
HI_MET Character
5
Met Hispanic Subgroup Growth Target
52
PI_NUM Character
6
Number of Pacific Islanders Included in API
53
PI_SIG Character
5
Pacific Islanders Significant? (Yes/No)
54
PI_API03 Character
5
2003 Pacific Islanders API (Growth)
55
PI_API02 Character
5
2002 Pacific Islanders API (Base)
56
PI_TARG Character
5
2002–2003 Pacific Islanders Subgroup Growth Target
57
PI_GROW Character
5
2002–2003 Subgroup Growth
58
PI_MET Character
5
Met Pacific Islander Subgroup Growth Target
59
WH_NUM Character
6
Number of whites included in API
60
WH_SIG Character
5
White Significant? (Yes/No)
61
WH_API03 Character
5
2003 Whites API (Growth)
62
WH_API02 Character
5
2002 White API (Base)
63
WH_TARG Character
5
2002–2003 Whites Subgroup Growth Target
64
WH_GROW Character
5
2002–2003 White Growth
65
WH_MET Character
5
Met White Subgroup Growth Target
66
SD_NUM Character
6
Number of Socioeconomically Disadvantaged (SD) Students Included in API
67
SD_SIG Character
5
Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Significant? (Yes/No)
68
SD_API03 Character
5
2003 Socioeconomically Disadvantaged API (Growth)
69
SD_API02 Character
5
2002 Socioeconomically Disadvantaged API (Base)
70
SD_TARG Character
5
2002–2003 Socioeconomically Disadvantaged subgroup Growth Target
71
SD_GROW Character
5
2002–2003 Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Growth
72
SD_MET Character
5
Met Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Subgroup Growth Target
73
PCT_AA Character
5
Percent African American
74
PCT_AI Character
5
Percent American Indian
75
PCT_AS Character
5
Percent Asian
76
PCT_FI Character
5
Percent Filipino
77
PCT_HI Character
5
Percent Hispanic or Latino
78
PCT_PI Character
5
Percent Pacific Islander
79
PCT_WH Character
5
Percent White
80
MEALS Character
5
Percentage of Students Tested that are Participants in the Free or Reduced Price Meal Program
81
EL Character
5
English Learners
82
YR_RND Character
5
Multi-Track Year-Round School
83
SMOB Character
5
Percentage of Students Who First Attended this School in the Present Year
84
DMOB Character
5
Percentage of Students counted as part of district enrollment in October 2002 CBEDS and has been continuously enrolled since that date
85
ACS_K3 Character
5
Average Class Size (Grades K-3)
86
ACS_46 Character
5
Average Class Size (Grades 4-6)
87
ACS_CORE Character
5
Average Class Size for a Number of Core Academic Courses
88
PCT_RESP Character
5
Percent of Student Answer Documents with Parent Education Level Information
89
NOT_HSG Character
5
Parent Ed Level: Percent Not High School Graduate
90
HSG Character
5
Parent Ed Level: Percent High School Graduate
91
SOME_COL Character
5
Parent Ed Level: Percent Some College
92
COL_GRAD Character
5
Parent Ed Level: Percent College Graduate
93
GRAD_SCH Character
5
Parent Ed Level: Percent Graduate School
94
AVG_ED Character
5
Average Parent Education Level
95
FULL Character
5
Percent Teachers at This School with Full Credentials
96
EMER Character
5
Percent Teachers at this school with Emergency Credentials
97
ENROLL Character
6
Number of Students Enrolled on the First Day of Testing for Grades 2-11
98
IEP Character
6
Number of Students Excused from Testing by Individualized Education Program Statement
99
PARENT_OPT Character
6
Number of Students Excused from Testing by Parental Written Request
100
TESTED Character
6
Number of Students Tested
101
API_STU Character
6
Number of Scores included in the 2003 API
102
MEDIAN03 Character
5
Median score of this school's similar schools group for 2003 Growth API
103
MEDIAN02 Character
5
Median score of this school's similar schools group for 2002 Base API
104
CBMOB Character
5
Percentage of Students counted as part of school enrollment in October 2002 CBEDS and has been continuously enrolled since that date
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Last Reviewed: Thursday, December 27, 2018
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