What is VE-135 and VE-130 data?
The VE-135 is a database which contains demographic and programmatic information for secondary and post-secondary level students. It is primarily used to report enrollment and follow-up (placement) information for CTE students, but information for post-secondary students having academic and undeclared majors is also collected.
The VE-130 Active Teacher data is used by schools to record which CTE programs their instructors are teaching in during the current school year.
Who must report the VE-135 and VE-130 data?
Any school with active or contracted CTE programs. Even if you do not report FTE for CTA reimbursement to CCCS or participate in Perkins funding, you must still report your VE-135 and VE-130 data every year. A 5-year trend analysis of VE-135 data is required for program renewals.
Why does the VE-135 data have to be reported?
To comply with state CTA and federal Perkins regulations for CTE funding, CCCS is required by law to collect Colorado CTE enrollment and follow-up student data each year.
The data is used in five main areas –