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Person—school enrolment and attendance status, code N

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termEducation at presentation
METeOR identifier:Help on this term690938
Registration status:Help on this termHomelessness, Standard 10/08/2018
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The school enrolment and attendance status of a person, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Person—school enrolment and attendance status

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Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Enrolled and attending school
2Enrolled in school but not always attending
3Enrolled in school but not attending
4Enrolled in school but waiting to commence
5Home schooled
6Neither enrolled nor home schooled
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9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 1   Enrolled and attending school

This option is used when the person is enrolled in school and regularly attends school.

CODE 2   Enrolled in school but not always attending

This option is used when the person is enrolled in school but regularly does not attend school for reasons other than health related reasons.

CODE 3   Enrolled in school but not attending

This option is used when the person is not attending school and the school year or term is considered to be fully commenced.

CODE 4   Enrolled in school but waiting to commence

This option is used when the person is enrolled in school but the school year or term has not yet commenced.

CODE 5   Home schooled

This option is used when the person is educated at home, typically by parents but sometimes by tutors, rather than in other formal settings of public or private school. It may also refer to instruction in the home under the supervision of correspondence schools, distance education, or School of the Air.

CODE 6   Neither enrolled nor home schooled

This option is used when the person is neither enrolled in a school, nor is home schooled.

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Collection and usage attributes

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Supersedes Person—school enrolment and attendance status, code N Housing assistance, Standard 23/08/2010, Homelessness, Superseded 10/08/2018, Disability, Standard 13/08/2015, Community Services (retired), Standard 17/11/2010

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Specialist Homelessness Services NMDS 2019- Homelessness, Standard 10/08/2018

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