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Field description Field abbreviation Field version Field length Field type
Student disability XSTUDIS01 1.4.1 1 Char

Valid entries

Code Label
A No known disability
B Blind or a serious visual impairment
C Deaf or a serious hearing impairment
D A physical impairment or mobility issues
F Mental health condition
G A long-standing illness or health condition
H Two or more conditions
I Social communication/Autistic spectrum disorder
J Specific learning difficulty
K Another disability, impairment or medical condition
X Not applicable

Dependent fields

  • None

Depend upon fields


Additional information

This derived field is created in both the Student record (Cyy051) and the Student Alternative record (Cyy054). In the Student record it uses the data in Student.DISABLE; Student Alternative uses StudentEquality.DISABLE.

Coverage is not universal for the disability field in either record, as not all categories of students are required to return disability information. Such students derive to 'X', Not applicable.

Technical Specification

Student.DISABLE (CHAR 2)
StudentEquality.DISABLE (CHAR 2)
00 A
58 B
57 C
56 D
55 F
54 G
08 H
53 I
51 J
96 K
Null X

Revision history

Date Version Notes
2017-02-10 1.4.1 The Technical specification section for the Student record has been updated to remove discontinued DISABLE valid entries 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 10, 11, 97, 98, and 99. XSTUDIS01 valid entries E, L, M, and N removed, as no source valid entry can now derive to them
2016-02-09 1.3.1 The Technical Specification section has been revised to express the requirements separately for the Student and AP student collections. No change to function
2014-10-16 1.2.1 Additional Information section amended to allow for the use of this field in the Cyy054 AP student record. Technical Specification field header adjusted for the same reason
2012-03-01 1.1.2 Additional information paragraph added regarding the coding of valid entries L Information refused, N Information not sought or N Not known
2011-01-31 1.1.1 Created

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