Student Information Management System (SIMS)
The Student Information Management System (SIMS) is a student-level data collection system that allows the Department to collect and analyze more accurate and comprehensive information, to meet federal and state reporting requirements, and to inform policy and programmatic decisions.
SIMS Support Documentation
SIMS Data Handbook v. 20.0 — Updated 08/01/2019
SIMS Error List v. 10.06 — Updated 02/19/2018
What is a SASID?
Frequently Asked Questions
Early Childhood Education Experience Survey
DESE Attendance and Dropout Reporting Guidance — Updated 05/15/2018
2017-18 Data Collection Changes Webinar FAQ
SIMS Reporting Scenarios
October 2015 Collection Webinar FAQ
2014 EOY Data Collection Webinar FAQ's
Redefining Low Income — A New Metric for K-12 Education Data
SIMS Training Materials and Presentations
2018-19 Data Collection Changes Webinar Presentation