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School Code

An identifying number that the U.S. Department of Education assigns to post-secondary education institutions for purposes of determining financial aid.
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Events at schools in Gauteng and the Western Cape in recent weeks have drawn attention to the importance of school codes of conduct that reflect the values of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996.
If a school codes a student as returning to a home country, or entering home school, for instance, that student does not factor into the school's four-year graduation rate.
In this handbook, "Prior-to-Secondary School Course Classification System: School Codes for the Exchange of Data" (SCED), the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) and the National Forum on Education Statistics have extended the existing secondary course classification system with codes and descriptions for courses offered at lower grade levels to facilitate student record transfer for all students.
The "Financial Aid School Code Directory" CD lists both the federal school codes and the CSS school codes.
Other populous states that contract with West Publishing manage to craft their school codes with more thrift.
School Codes and Public Laws are cited for guidance on mandatory issues.
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