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Discipline Action (disciplineAction)


Definitions

Source: NEDM
An action taken by a school after a disruptive event.


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Disciplinary Action

Disciplinary Action

Source: Handbooks
Identifies the consequences of an incident for the student(s) involved in an incident as perpetrator(s).

Code Set:

  • Bus suspension - The student was prohibited from riding the school bus.
  • Change of placement (long-term) - The student was permanently (i.e., for at least one semester) reassigned to another school facility or program that allowed him/her to continue to participate in the general curriculum at a school setting. Include students receiving prescribed special education services who continue to receive these services (for these students, temporary placement is not to exceed 45 days).
  • Change of placement (reassignment), pending an expulsion hearing - The student was assigned to an interim alternative setting that allowed him/her to continue to participate in the general curriculum at a school setting pending an expulsion hearing, called as a consequence of the incident. Include students receiving prescribed special education services who continue to receive these services (for these students, temporary placement is not to exceed 45 days).
  • Change of placement (reassignment), resulting from an expulsion hearing - The student was assigned, as a result of an expulsion hearing, to an interim alternative setting that allowed him/her to continue to participate in the general curriculum at a school setting. Include students receiving prescribed special education services who continue to receive these services (for these students, temporary placement is not to exceed 45 days).
  • Change of placement (reassignment), temporary - The student was removed from his or her regular classroom and assigned to an interim alternative setting that allowed him/her to continue to participate in the general curriculum at a school setting for a period of time less than one semester. Include students receiving prescribed special education services who continue to receive these services (for these students, temporary placement is not to exceed 45 days).
  • + 38 More Codes...
Disciplinary Action End Date

Disciplinary Action End Date

Source: Handbooks
The month, day, and year through which the disciplinary action is in effect.

Code Set:

  • No option list available - N/A
Disciplinary Action Start Date

Disciplinary Action Start Date

Source: Handbooks
The month, day, and year on which the disciplinary action begins.

Code Set:

  • No option list available - N/A
Discipline Removal Duration: Special Education

Discipline Removal Duration: Special Education

Source: NEDM
The number of days a special education student is removed from his/her program placement for the discipline action.

Duration of Disciplinary Action

Duration of Disciplinary Action

Source: Handbooks
The length, in school days, of the disciplinary action.

Code Set:

  • No option list available - N/A
Firearm Incident Result

Firearm Incident Result

Source: EDEN
The type of action used to discipline the student involved in firearm incidents.

Code Set:

  • Expulsion modified to less than one year, alternative placement - N/A
  • Expulsion modified to less than one year, no alternative placement - N/A
  • Expulsion modified to less than one year, receiving IDEA services - N/A
  • No action taken - N/A
  • One year expulsion not modified, receiving IDEA services - N/A
  • + 4 More Codes...
Full Year Expulsion

Full Year Expulsion

Source: Handbooks
An expulsion with or without services for a period of one full year (i.e., 365 days).

Code Set:

  • No - N/A
  • Yes - N/A
Incident Behavior

Incident Behavior

Source: Handbooks
Categories of behavior coded for use in describing an incident.

Code Set:

  • Alcohol - Violation of laws or ordinances prohibiting the manufacture, sale, purchase, transportation, possession, or consumption of intoxicating alcoholic beverages or substances represented as alcohol. Suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol may be included if it results in disciplinary action.
  • Arson - To unlawfully and intentionally damage, or attempt to damage, any school or personal property by fire or incendiary device. Firecrackers, fireworks, and trashcan fires would be included in this category if they were contributing factors to a damaging fire.
  • Attendance Policy Violation - Violation of state, school district, or school policy relating to attendance.
  • Battery - Touching or striking of another person against his or her will or intentionally causing bodily harm to an individual.
  • Burglary/Breaking and Entering - Unlawful entry or attempted entry into a building or other structure with the intent to commit a crime.
  • + 22 More Codes...
Multiple Offense Designation

Multiple Offense Designation

Source: Handbooks
An indication of whether the offense was primary or secondary in nature when a single incident included more than one type of offense.

Code Set:

  • Primary - N/A
  • Secondary - N/A
Related to Special Education Manifestation Hearing

Related to Special Education Manifestation Hearing

Source: Handbooks
An indication of whether or not any of the disciplinary actions taken against a student were imposed as a consequence of the incident being related to a special education manifestation hearing.

Code Set:

  • No - N/A
  • Yes - N/A
Related to Zero Tolerance Policy

Related to Zero Tolerance Policy

Source: Handbooks
An indication of whether or not any of the disciplinary actions taken against a student were imposed as a consequence of state or local zero tolerance policies.

Code Set:

  • No - N/A
  • Yes - N/A
Rule/Regulation Violated

Rule/Regulation Violated

Source: Handbooks
A description of the rule, regulation, or standard that was violated when an incident occurred (e.g., the identification of a relevant law, conduct standard, or acceptable use policy).

Code Set:

  • No option list available - N/A
Shortened Expulsion

Shortened Expulsion

Source: Handbooks
An expulsion with or without services that is shortened to a term of less than one year by the superintendent or chief administrator of a school district.

Code Set:

  • No - N/A
  • Yes - N/A


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