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Districts may use this template to check in with families at the end of each school year to determine whether their housing situation has changed.
These spreadsheets contain data collected by NYSED on the number of students who experienced homelessness in NYS at any point in the indicated school year.
Kids Count provides data in an easy-to-use online database format. It allows you to generate custom graphs, maps, ranked lists, and state-by-state profiles on a variety of indicators of child well-being.
ED Data Express includes data from EDFacts, Consolidated State Performance Reports (CSPR), State Accountability Workbooks, the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the National Assessment of Education Progress (NAEP), the College Board, and the Department’s Budget Service office.
The National Center for Education Statisics (NCES) is the primary federal entity responsible for collecting and analyzing data related to education in the United States.
Poverty data can be a useful tool for districts in estimating the approximate number of students who may experience homelessness. This spreadsheet includes data broken down for each NYS school district, with data from the U.S. Census Bureau and the State Education Department.
Data on students experiencing homelessness were collected in the Basic Educational Data System (BEDS) prior to 2009-10. This spreadsheet contains BEDS data on students who experienced homelessness.
A guide to entering data and running reports on students in temporary housing in ATS (NYC Department of Education’s data system).
This spreadsheet contains data on the number of students who experienced homelessness at any point in the school years 2015-16, 2016-17, and 2017-18.