School Performance Profile SY 2015 Education | Last Updated 19 Jul 2017

This dataset is used to produce the School Performance Profile scores found at It is for School Year 2015. School Performance Profile scores are calculated for all open public schools in Pennsylvania. These include regular schools, charter schools, cyber charter schools, and full-time career and technical education centers. The scores reflect one of many indicators of a school’s academic performance.

Tags: school performance, assessments, school profile

This dataset has the following 8 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
School Yearschool_yeartextThe School Year that this data represents.
School Year End Dateschool_year_end_datecalendar_dateLast day of the School year's data that is included in this data file
Local Educational Agencylea_nametextLocal Educational Agency
School Nameschool_nametextThe name of the School
Administrative Unit NumberauntextAdministrative Unit Number(AUN) - A 9-digit number assigned by the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) to uniquely identify entities such as school districts, intermediate units, career and technical centers, charter schools, non-public and private schools, higher education institutions, state juvenile correctional institutions, dioceses, private residential rehabilitation institutions, private driver training schools, and libraries
School Numberschool_numbertextA unique identifier assigned by the Commonwealth to a school entity which does not always equate to a physical structure. A school may be housed in one or more buildings, or two or more schools may also be in one building.
Data Elementdata_elementtextDescriptions found in the SPP Glossary of Terms PDF attached in the About section of the metadata
Display Valuedisplay_valuenumberScore given to this Data Element in this row. Data Element explained in the SPP Glossary of Term PDF attached in the about section of the metadata