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Student Attendance (2020-21)


The COVID 19 pandemic had a profound impact on the 2020-21 school year. Data reported below may have been affected by the pandemic. Please keep this in mind when reviewing the data, and take particular care when comparing data over multiple school years.

Please note that the attendance data in the report below reflects attendance reported by districts from the beginning of their school years until the last day of school.

Student Attendance (2020-21) - End of Year
Student Group Attendance Rate Average # of Absences Absent 10 or more days Chronically Absent (10% or more) Unexcused > 9 days
All Student 98.3 2.9 5.1 2.6 0.0
Female 98.2 3.0 6.2 3.1 0.0
Male 98.3 2.8 4.2 2.1 0.0
Economically Disadvantaged 92.6 11.8 37.5 34.4 0.0
High Needs 96.5 5.7 15.4 11.5 0.0
LEP English language learner 97.0 4.9 12.5 12.5 0.0
Students with disabilities 97.4 4.3 10.4 4.5 0.0
African American/Black 94.6 8.9 28.6 19.0 0.0
American Indian or Alaskan Native
Asian 99.0 1.7 4.0 0.0 0.0
Hispanic or Latino 95.5 6.8 22.2 16.7 0.0
Multi-race, non-Hispanic or Latino 98.9 1.8 0.0 0.0 0.0
White 98.5 2.6 3.4 1.4 0.0


Please note that the attendance data in the report below reflects attendance reported by districts from the beginning of their school years until March 1, 2021.

Student Attendance (2020-21) - March
Student Group Attendance Rate Average # of Absences Absent 10 or more days Chronically Absent (10% or more) Unexcused > 9 days
All Student 99.0 1.0 1.7 1.9 0.0
Female 98.9 1.1 2.2 2.2 0.0
Male 99.0 1.0 1.3 1.7 0.0
Economically Disadvantaged 94.0 5.6 23.3 26.7 0.0
High Needs 97.4 2.5 8.5 9.6 0.0
LEP English language learner 97.9 2.0 6.3 6.3 0.0
Students with disabilities 98.0 2.0 7.1 7.1 0.0
African American/Black 96.0 4.0 15.0 15.0 0.0
American Indian or Alaskan Native
Asian 99.7 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
Hispanic or Latino 96.2 3.6 12.5 12.5 0.0
Multi-race, non-Hispanic or Latino 99.4 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0
White 99.1 0.9 0.8 1.1 0.0

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