Year left school

Description

A code which identifies the year in which a commencing domestic student completed their highest level of school attainment.

Format

Code category
Element (E)
Element #
572
Element Type
Integer
Width
4
Version Revision Date
Version
5.00
Years version active
2021

Input Packets

Packets/Groups it appears in

Allowable Values

VALUE MEANING

YYYY

The year (YYYY) in which the student completed their highest level of school attainment

9999

A commencing student with no information on secondary education

Additional Information

Code ‘9999’ where the year is unknown.The year is to indicate the highest level of school attainment, not participation. For example, a student who completed Year 11 in 2016 and participated in, but did not complete, year 12 in a later year is to be coded as ‘2016’.