Products – DataBlocs K-12 Data Model

The foundation of any solid reporting and analytical solution is the data model. DataBlocs K-12 Data Model is a commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) data solution and as such eliminates the need for lengthy and expensive design and development phases, thereby reducing the overall project timeline, cost and risk. The DDM-K12 consists of two integral modules:

  • Data Integration Services—Pre-built extract, transform, and load (ETL) scripts
  • Standard Data Model—An Enterprise Data Warehouse consisting of the -proven data model with the supporting data quality and metadata.

Key Features:

  • DDM-K12 is a complete data solution that includes a comprehensive data model and robust ETL capabilities.
  • DDM-K12 data model supports the integration, cleansing and analysis of more than 2,000 data elements across 20+ data domains.
  • The DataBlocs data warehouse provides the ability to produce longitudinal summaries across any available time period or level of data aggregation.
  • There are no limits on the scope of data or detail that can be stored and analyzed.
  • DDM-K12 is scalable and will provide the necessary room to grow and accept data from many sources in order to continually improve student success.
  • Includes pre-packaged ETL routines which evolved over a period of more than 10 years and include thousands of data quality and validation checks developed and refined through processing millions of education data records.
  • DDM-K12is architected so that it can be scaled horizontally as well as vertically to meet the growing and changing needs of our customers.
  • The DDM -K12data model expands with each new release, based largely on customer-driven data collection needs, and at no additional cost – product upgrades are covered under standard maintenance and support fees.

Data categories maintained in the DataBlocs K-12 Data Model:

  • Student Demographics and Attributes
  • Course and Class Attributes
  • Class Summary
  • Student Attendance
  • Assessments and Assessment Results
  • Title I Programs
  • Transportation
  • Food Service and Medicaid
  • Special Education Students
  • Special Education Services
  • Location Attributes and Measures
  • Programs
  • Program Participation
  • Staff Demographics and Attributes
  • Course Grades, Quarter Grades, Final Grades
  • Course Enrollment
  • School Enrollment
  • Discipline Incidents
  • Disciplinary Action
  • Staff Attendance
  • Staff Professional Development
  • Staff Certifications
  • Budgets by Account, Department and Location
  • Actual Spending by Account, Department and Location
  • Survey
  • Facilities