Private School Universe Survey, 2007-08

Metadata Updated: November 10, 2020

The Private School Universe Survey, 2007-08 (PSS 2007-08), is a study that is part of the Private School Universe Survey program. PSS 2007-08 ( is a cross-sectional survey that builds an accurate and complete universe of private schools to serve as a sampling frame for NCES surveys of private schools and generates biennial data on the total number of private schools, teachers, and students. The study was conducted using surveys of administrative personnel. The study�s response rate was 91.8 percent. Key statistics produced from PSS 2007-08 are religious orientation, level of school, length of school year, length of school day, total enrollment (K-12), race/ethnicity of students, number of high school graduates, number of teachers employed, program emphasis, and existence and type of kindergarten program.

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Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 10, 2020
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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 10, 2020
Publisher National Center for Education Statistics
Unique Identifier Unknown
Identifier NCES_2009313
Data First Published 2009-03-19
Language en-US
Data Last Modified 2009-03-19
Public Access Level public
Data Update Frequency R/P2Y
Bureau Code 018:50
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Harvest Source Id 2a5c4dd8-eda9-4f03-abc3-fff8cfb80fc6
Harvest Source Title Education JSON
Homepage URL
Program Code 018:000
Publisher Hierarchy U.S. Government > U.S. Department of Education > Institute of Education Sciences > National Center for Education Statistics
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Source Hash c44ffc5e1d4bf4a14ab12edfc8dd35051e6b545d
Source Schema Version 1.1
Spatial United States
Temporal 2007/2008

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