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EDFacts Information Collection package

The EDFacts Information Collection package for SY 2019-20, 2020-21, and 2021-22 (1850-0925 v.4) has been approved (expiration date of August 31, 2022). Attachments are posted on the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs website.

Information Collection Attachments

View revised Information Collection attachments

All updated August 2019:

  • Attachment A: Data Groups and Categories (Excel Version)
  • Attachment A: Data Groups and Categories (PDF Version)
  • Attachment B: Directory
  • Attachment C: EMAPS Collections
  • Attachment E: Overview and Information to Assist Reviewers

Supporting Statements

View revised Supporting Statements:

  • Part A – Provides a justification for the collection
  • Part B – Provides a description of the statistical methodology
  • Attachment D: Directed Questions – 60-day comment period
  • Attachment D: Directed Questions – 30-day comment period
  • Attachment F-1: Response to 60-Day Public Comments
  • Attachment F-2: Response to 30-Day Public Comments
  • Attachment G: Response to OMB Comments
  • Response to 2017-06-16 OMB TOC for EDFacts Memo
  • 2016-06-23 ED Foster Care Guidance

Additional Information

The files are also posted on EDFacts Community of Practice page under Resources and Tools. The complete final package includes two supporting statements and ten attachments. Changes from the former EDFacts package (1850-0925) are detailed in Attachment A document along with the final data groups and categories. Attachment F-2 includes responses to the 30-day comment period. The package on also include the carried over documents from the SY 2016-17 through SY 2018-19 package.


For questions related to collection activities, please contact:

EDFacts Partner Support Center
Telephone: 877-457-3336 (877-HLP-EDEN)
Federal Relay Service: 800-877-0996 (Voice/TTY) /

For general feedback on PSC support, contact:

EDFacts Partner Support Center Lead at AEM:
Doreen Fay