Economically Disadvantaged Subgroup

Students who met at least one of the five criteria: (1) the student is eligible for or participating in the Free Meal program or Reduced-Price Meal program, (2) the student is eligible for or participating in the Title I Part C Migrant program, (3) the student was considered Homeless, (4) the student was Foster Program Eligibile, (5) the student has a Directly Certified, (6) the student is eligible as Tribal Foster Youth.

A student is considered economically disadvantaged if they met at least one of the following five criteria during the reporting period:

  • Option 1. Education Program Code (Field 3.13) = 175 - Free or Reduced Price Meal Program (if Education program Start Date is on or before 6/30/12) OR Education Program Code (Field 3.13) = 181 – Free Meal Program or 182 – Reduced-Price Meal Program (if Education program Start Date on or after 7/01/12)

    • (Options 2 - 5 are only applied to Snapshot Reports/selected ODS reports beginning with EOY 2015-2016 submission*)
  • Option 2) Education Program Code (Field 3.13) = 135 - Title I Part C Migrant

  • Option 3) Homeless Program Eligible

  • Option 4) Foster Program Eligible

  • Option 5) Direction Certification Indicator = Y

  • Option 6) Education Program Code (Field 3.13) = 193 - Tribal Foster Youth

Note: For EOY Snapshot reports prior to AY 2015-2016 and for Fall 1 & 2 Snapshot reports prior to AY 2016-2017, the rules only include students who met either one of the two criteria:

  • (1) neither of the student's parents received a high school diploma or

  • (2) the student is eligible for or participating in the Free Meal program or Reduced-Price Meal program. The ODS reports for all submission types will transition to the above rules starting in AY 2015-2016 and apply to all prior years.