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Common Core of Data: Public Education Agency Universe, 1987-1988

Version
v1
Resource Type
Dataset : census/enumeration data
Creator
  • United States Department of Education. National Center for Education Statistics
Other Title
  • Version 1 (Subtitle)
Collective Title
  • Common Core of Data (CCD) Series
Publication Date
1999-09-15
Language
English
Free Keywords
demographic characteristics; elementary schools; high school graduates; high schools; junior high schools; middle schools; noninstructional staff; public schools; school districts; school enrollments; Metropolitan Statistical Areas; students; teachers
Description
  • Abstract

    This dataset contains records for each public elementary and secondary education agency in the 50 states, District of Columbia, and United States territories (American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and the Marshall Islands), as reported to the National Center for Education Statistics by the state education agencies. Each record provides state and federal identification numbers, agency's name, address, and telephone number, county name and FIPS code, agency type code, student counts, graduates and other completers counts, and other codes for selected characteristics of the agency. Information on grade span and on the number of schools, classroom teachers, and staff is also included in most cases.
  • Methods

    ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection: Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes..
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS1: Dataset
Temporal Coverage
  • 1987 / 1988
    Time period: 1987--1988
  • 1987 / 1988
    Collection date: 1987--1988
Geographic Coverage
  • American Samoa
  • Guam
  • Marshall Islands
  • Puerto Rico
  • United States
  • Virgin Islands of the United States
  • Global
Sampled Universe
All public elementary and secondary education agencies in the 50 states, District of Columbia, and United States territories (American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and the Marshall Islands).
Collection Mode
  • The codebook and data collection instrument are provided as a Portable Document Format (PDF) file. The PDF file format was developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated and can be accessed using PDF reader software, such as the Adobe Acrobat Reader. Information on how to obtain a copy of the Acrobat Reader is provided through the ICPSR Website on the Internet.

Availability
Download
This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions via web download.
Alternative Identifiers
  • 2424 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)
Publications
  • Reardon, Sean F., Yun, John T.. Suburban racial change and suburban school segregation, 1987-95. Sociology of Education.74, (2), 79 -2001.
    • ID: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2673164 (URL)
  • Mello, Victor Bandeira de, Young, Beth Aronstamm. State Profiles of Public Elementary and Secondary Education, 1996-97, Statistical Analysis Report. NCES 2000-304, Washington, DC: United States Department of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement. 2000.
    • ID: http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2000/2000304.pdf (URL)
  • McLaughlin, Donald H., Huberman, Mette B., Hawkins, Evelyn K.. Characteristics of Small and Rural School Districts, Statistical Analysis Report. NCES 97-529, Washington, DC: United States Department of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement. 1997.
    • ID: http://nces.ed.gov/pubs97/97529.pdf (URL)
  • Morgan, Frank. State Profiles on Public Elementary and Secondary Education, 1987-88. NCES 90-073, Washington, DC: United States Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics. 1990.
  • Sietsema, John P.. Characteristics of the 55 Largest Public Elementary and Secondary School Districts in the United States: 1987-88. NCES 89-062, Washington, DC: United States Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics. 1989.
    • ID: http://www.nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=89062 (URL)

Update Metadata: 2015-08-05 | Issue Number: 6 | Registration Date: 2015-06-15

United States Department of Education. National Center for Education Statistics (1999): Common Core of Data: Public Education Agency Universe, 1987-1988. Version 1. Common Core of Data (CCD) Series. Version: v1. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR02424.v1