When the COVID-19 outbreak began in Los Angeles during March 2020, County leadership was quick to roll out several measures to stem the spread of
Chronically Absent Students: The percentage of students who are absent on 10% or more of the school days they are enrolled in for a school year.
California Department of Education (CDE) Ed-Data/Data Quest
2017, 2018, 2019
Why are these variables important to measure?
Chronically Absent Students
The California Education Code defines a “chronic absentee” as a student who is absent on 10 percent or more of the school days that they are enrolled in for a school year.
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