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Student Tracking and Data FAQ
New Guidance- Education Continuation Plan
Variable Student Instructional Year Calendar FAQ
Pursuant to 702 KAR 7:125E the student participation report records student engagement in lieu of attendance for SY 2020-2021. Daily participation can be measured by one instance of in person attendance, or one of the following methods of remote instruction:
- One-on-one video communication or phone calls between teacher and student (or teacher and parent with smaller children or students with special needs);
- Group video communication or phone calls between the teacher and a whole class or between a teacher and smaller groups of students within a class;
- Student time logged into a learning management software system completing assignments; or
- Submission of paper-based assignments for students in a non-digital, non-traditional setting.
Report for the time period from the first day of school through September 30, 2020
Report for the time period of October 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020 AND year to date data
Report for the cumulative SY2020-2021 data
School Participation Plan Data
The school participation data provides school level detail of school plan transitions within the 2020-21 SY due to COVID-19. Plans included Hybrid, 100% Remote and 100% In-Person. The data was entered by each school based on the School Participation Plan 2021 guidance. The format of the file is Excel, the downloadable file is School Participation Plan Data. Questions regarding this data should be directed to Windy Newton in the Office of Continuous Improvement and Support.
Chronic Absenteeism data for the 2020-21 school year is not comparable to prior years chronic absenteeism data reported on the Kentucky School Report Card due to traditional attendance not being collected. Chronic absenteeism data for the 2020-21 school year is based on daily student participation.
2020-2021 Chronic Absenteeism Report
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