School Performance Profile SY 2015 Education

data.pa.gov | Last Updated 19 Jul 2017

This dataset is used to produce the School Performance Profile scores found at http://paschoolperformance.org. 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