Valuable Data Sources

http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/schoolsearch/ - IES National Center for Education Statistics. Common Core of Data for Public Schools.

http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/26000.html - MIchigan QuickFacts State and County from the US Census Bureau.  QuickFacts can be obtained on People, Business and Geography.

http://www.statelocalgov.net - Michigan: State and Local Government on the Net.  A directory of official state, county, and city government websites.  Data on City Guides, Statewide Offices, Legislative Branch, Judicial Branch, Executive Boards and Commissions, Regional, County, Charter Township, Township and Village.

The State and Local Government Internet directory provides convenient one-stop access to the websites of thousands of state agencies and city and county governments.

The Center for Educational Performance and Information collects student data from school districts via the Single Record Student Database (SRSD) three times during the school year.  On this page, you will find links to various data and reports about students including headcount, FTE, expulsions, grauduation, and dropout rates.

The Common Core of Data (CCD) is a program of the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics that annually collects fiscal and non-fiscal data about all public schools, districts, and state education agencies in the U.S.  The data include information that describes schools and school districts, including name, address, and phone number; descriptive information about students and staff; including demographics; and fiscal data, including revenues and current expenditures.

The Michigan Department of Education's Office of Educational Assessment and Accountability provides access to Adequate Yearly Progress, MEAP, Michigan School Report Cards, and other valuable information.

The U.S. Census Bureau's State and County Quick Facts provides census data for states, counties, and cities.

City-data.com has collected and analyzed data from numerous sources to create complete and interesting profiles of over 63,000 cities.

WebGURU provides undergraduates interested in and/or currently participating in undergraduate research experiences in science, technology, engineering, an/or mathematics with ready information and links to reliable electronic resources on all aspects of the undergraduate research experience.

The Citizens Research Council offers links to all Michigan Intermediate School Districts.

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