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WISE Data Elements

To meet state and federal reporting requirements, as applicable, public school districts and private schools participating in the Choice program must submit student information to DPI. Here is a list of data elements with links to descriptions of each. Also included are lists or tables of expected values where needed.

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Career Education Programs

Public Schools

*New for 2018-19 SY     CTE Programs is an unordered collection of student CTE program associations to the Career and Technical Education (CTE) program in which the student participates and has a CTE Concentration Summary.

Career Pathway Type

Public Schools

*New for 2018-19 SY     Career Pathway Type is the career cluster for the Vocational/Career Tech concentrator career path.

Certificated Programs Status Type

Public Schools

*New for 2018-19 SY     Certified Program Status Type indicates a student's progress toward earning a certificate within the Certified Career Education programs.

CTE Concentrator

Public Schools

*New for 2018-19 SY     A CTE Concentrator is a secondary student in grade 11 or 12 who has completed (passed) a minimum of two CTE courses within a career pathway (career cluster) and who is enrolled in continuing CTE course(s) in that career pathway for the current reporting year OR who completed (passed) three CTE courses in a career pathway (career cluster) but is not enrolled in a CTE course for the reporting year.  

CTE Participant

Public Schools

*New for 2018-19 SY     A student is a CTE participant if the student was enrolled in one or more CTE courses in the reporting year and passed or failed at least one CTE course.

Grade Type

Public Schools

*New for 2018-19 SY     Grade Type  clarifies which period of time or for what purpose a grade was given, such as Exam, Final Grade, or Progress Report. 

IAC Code Type

Public Schools

*New for 2018-19 SY     Instructional Area Code Type identifies the number and description of the CIP Code associated with the student's CTE program.

Letter Grade Earned

Public Schools

*New for 2018-19 SY     Final or interim (grading period) indicator of a student's performance in a class as submitted by the instructor

Numeric Grade Earned

Public Schools

*New for 2018-19 SY     Final or interim (grading period) numeric indicator of a student's performance in a class as submitted by the instructor

Performance Base Conversion Type

Public Schools

*New for 2018-19 SY     Performance Base Conversion Type describes the assessment of the student's performance, such as pass or fail.

Program Areas Type

Public Schools

*New for 2018-19 SY     Program Areas Type represents the Vocational/Career Tech career pathway of the concentrator.

Single Parent

Public Schools

*New for 2018-19 SY     Single Parent denotes whether a student who is unmarried or legally separated has sole or joint custody of a minor child or children during the reporting year.

State Endorsed Regional Career Pathway Status Type

Public Schools

*New for 2018-19 SY     State Endorsed Regional Career Pathway Status Type is a specific state outlined program that combines specific regional requirements for sequence of HS classes, dual credit class(es), IRCs, and work-based learning.

WI DPI Course Offering

Public Schools

*New for 2018-19 SY     WI DPI Course Offering is a data element extension to the Roster course offerings end point to represent available courses for Career and Technical Education (CTE) that are offered by the school during a session. It is comprised of Career Pathway Type and IAC Code Type.

WI DPI Grade

Public Schools

*New for 2018-19 SY     Indication of a student's performance when participating in a Certified Career Education Program associated to a course

WI DPI Student CTE Program

Public Schools

*New for 2018-19 SY     WI DPI Student CTE Program is a data element extension to the Student CTE Program Associations and represents the WI-specific Career and Technical Education (CTE) program in which a student participates.

WI DPI Student CTE Program Association

Public Schools

*New for 2018-19 SY     WI DPI Student CTE Program Association is a data element extension to the Student CTE Program Association end point and is comprised of Status Types for certified Programs and State Endorsed Regional Career Pathway.

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