The Descriptor category is used to describe metadata about the descriptors and their structure. Descriptors define enumeration vocabularies that are not fixed within the Ed-Fi schema, and vary according to the specific state implementation.
The Organization Setup category describes education organizations, their structure, and their education offerings. It is used to exchange education organization information about a state's schools, local education agencies (LEAs), education service centers (ESCs), and others.
|The Organization Calendars category represents information about sessions, grading periods, and calendars.
This category defines students and contains their reportable information.
The Student Enrollment category describes student enrollments in schools.
|Student Teacher Sections
This category captures section teachers and student section enrollments, and includes the following data views and resources.
|The Student Program category describes students’ participation in programs.
|Student Title I Part A Programs
|Student Career Education Programs
|Student Language Instruction Program
The Contacts category captures any contacts linked to the student including their defined relationship.
|The Student Discipline category carries discipline incidents and discipline actions.
|The Student Attendance category describes student attendance and attendance taken events. It can be used to exchange daily, section, intervention, or program attendance events.
The Student Transcripts category carries student academic records and transcript data.
|Student Cohort Groups
|This category captures student cohorts (groups) and includes any activities and students associated with those activities. The Student Cohort Groups category includes the following data views and resources.
|This category captures assessments linked to the student including the student assessments and their properties. The Assessments category includes the following data views and resources.