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Children with Disabilities (IDEA) Suspensions/Expulsions (eden_006)

Description

The number of children with disabilities (IDEA) who are ages 3 through 21 and suspended or expelled for disciplinary reasons. The data group is submitted at the following levels: • SEA • LEA


Data Set Items

    Children with Disabilities (IDEA) Suspensions/Expulsions

    The number of children with disabilities (IDEA) who are ages 3 through 21 and suspended or expelled for disciplinary reasons. The data group is submitted at the following levels: • SEA • LEA

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    Count of children with disabilities subject to a suspension or expulsion during the school year.


    Race/Ethnicity
    The general racial category that most clearly reflects individuals’ recognition of their community or with which individuals most identify.

    Values:
    AM - Armenia
    AS - American Samoa
    BL - Black (not Hispanic)
    HI - Hawaii
    MISSING -
    WH - White (not Hispanic)


    Sex (Membership)
    The concept describing the biological traits that distinguish the males and females of a species.

    Values:
    F - Female
    M - Male
    MISSING -


    LEP Status (Both)
    An indication of whether students are limited English proficient

    Values:
    LEP - Limited English proficient (LEP) Student
    MISSING -
    NLEP - Non–limited English proficient (Non–LEP) Student


    Removal Length (Suspensions/ Expulsions)
    The cumulative number of days children with disabilities were suspended or expelled during the school year for disciplinary reasons.

    Values:
    GREATER10 - >10 days
    LTOREQ10 - <=10 days
    MISSING -


    Disability Category (IDEA)
    The disability condition that best describes a child’s impairment (e.g., the impairment that is most disabling). Code set based on the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).

    Values:
    AUT - Autism
    DB - Deaf-Blindness
    DD - Department of Defense Dependents Schools (domestic)
    EMN - Emotional Disturbance
    HI - Hawaii
    MD - Moldova, Republic of
    MISSING -
    MR - Mauritania
    OHI - Other Health Impairment
    OI - Orthopedic Impairment
    SLD - Specific Learning Disability
    SLI - Speech or Language Impairment
    TBI - Traumatic Brain Injury
    VI - Virgin Islands, U.S.


    Discipline Method (Suspension/ Expulsion)
    The type of suspension or expulsion used for the discipline of children with disabilities.

    Values:
    INSCHOOL - In School Suspensions – temporary removal from regular classroom(s) for disciplinary purposes but still under supervision of school personnel
    OUTOFSCHOOL - Out of School Suspensions/Expulsions – removal from regular school for disciplinary purposes temporarily, for the remainder of the school year, or longer according to LEA policy



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National Center for Education Statistics - http://nces.ed.gov
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