This year's cohort graduation and NCES dropout report validations will open October 31, and will be accessible via the Achievement Data Insight (ADI) application.
This year, most outcome changes, including those from prior school years, can be submitted directly to the Cumulative ADM collection . Other updates, including changes to subgroup identifications, should be submitted using the Cohort Update Form . The validation will close December 13, which is also the deadline for any updates or data changes to affect the final rates.
For more information, please refer to the Dropout Manual or the Cohort Graduation Manual , or contact your Regional ESD Partners.