High School Longitudinal Study of 2009 (HSLS:09)

Constructs
  • Students: School experiences; Self-efficacy in math and science; Education plans; Career plans; Knowledge of costs of postsecondary education
  • Parents: Household demographics; Educational history for study child; Involvement in study child’s education and career planning
  • Teachers: Demographics of courses; Perceptions of students’ preparedness; School climate
  • School Counselors and School Administrators: School climate; School staff; School resources
Respondents
Data were collected from students, students’ parents, students’ math teachers, students’ science teachers, students’ school counselors, and students’ school administrators in 2009. Additional data were collected in 2012. Data were updated in 2013. High school transcripts will be collected in 2013-14. A second follow-up is planned for 2016.
Reports

Selected publications include:

  • Ingels, S. J., Dalton, B., Holder, T. E., Lauff, E., Burns, L. J.  (2011). High School Longitudinal Study of 2009: A First Look at Fall 2009 Ninth-Graders (NCES 2011-327). U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics. Washington, DC. Available at: http://www.rti.org/publications/abstract.cfm?pubid=17425
  • Logerfo, L. F., Christopher, E. M., Flanagan, K. D. (2011). High School Longitudinal Study of 2009: A First Look at Fall 2009 Ninth-Graders’ Parents, Teachers, School Counselors, and School Administrators (NCES 2011-355). U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics. Washington, DC. Available at: https://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2011355
  • Mulligan, G.M., Hastedt, S., and McCarroll, J.C. (2012). First-Time Kindergartners in 2010-11: First Findings From the Kindergarten Rounds of the Early Childhood Longitudinal Study, Kindergarten Class of 2010-11 (ECLS-K:2011) (NCES 2012-049). U.S. Department of Education. Washington, DC: National Center for Education Statistics. Available at: http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2014/2014360.pdf
Survey Instruments

Survey instruments are available at: http://nces.ed.gov/surveys/hsls09/questionnaires.asp

Results

Data files for use in statistical software are available at: http://nces.ed.gov/surveys/hsls09/hsls09_data.asp

Survey Data
Federal