Wave W1  (CAP) W2  (CAP) W3  (CAP) W3  (NICAP) W4  (CAP) W4  (NICAP) W5  (CAP) W5  (NICAP)
Baseline / screening 18 month
follow-up
36 month
follow-up
NICAP
wave 1
Wave 4
follow-up
NICAP
wave 2
Wave 5
follow-up
NICAP
wave 3
Age 7 years 8.5 years 10 years 10 years 11.5 years 11.5 years 13 years 13 years
Year 2011 – 2012 2013 – 2014 2014 – 2016 2014 – 2016 2016 – 2017 2016 – 2017 2018 – 2019 2018 – 2019
Academic competence T:SSIS
O:WRAT4
T:SSIS T:SSIS
O:WRAT4
T:SSIS
O:WRAT4
O:WRAT4 O:WRAT4
NAPLAN through VCAA L:NAPLAN 1 L:NAPLAN 1 L:NAPLAN 1 L:NAPLAN 1 L:NAPLAN 1 L:NAPLAN 1
Education level / completion O:DISC-IV O:DISC-IV O:DISC-IV O:DISC-IV
School attendance T:LSAC
Attitudes to school / education S:ATSS
S:LSAC 2
S:ATSS
S:LSAC 2
S:ATSS
S:LSAC 2
S:ATSS
S:LSAC 2
S:ATSS
S:LSAC 2
S:ATSS
S:LSAC 2
School functioning P:PedsQL-4.0 P:PedsQL-4.0 P:PedsQL-4.0 P:PedsQL-4.0 P:PedsQL-4.0 P:PedsQL-4.0 P:PedsQL-4.0 P:PedsQL-4.0
Educational support services 3 T:SDV T:SDV T:SDV T:SDV
Teacher demographics
(age, gender, education level)
T:LSAC
T:SDV
T:LSAC
T:SDV
T:LSAC
T:SDV
T:LSAC
T:SDV
Teacher characteristics (teaching
experience, self-efficacy)
T:LSAC
T:SDV
T:LSAC
T:SDV
T:LSAC
T:SDV
T:LSAC
T:SDV

Featured measurements

ATSS: Attitudes To School Scale (LSAY)
DISC-IV: Diagnostic Interview Schedule for Children - Version IV
LSAC: Longitudinal Study of Australian Children derived
NAPLAN: National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy
PedsQL: Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory (all modules)
SDV: Study Devised Variable
SSIS: Social Skills Improvement System
WRAT4: Wide Range Achievement Test 4

Notes

1 NAPLAN results for years 3, 5, 7 and 9 requested
2 Single item measure about educational goals, developed for the Longitudinal Study of Australian Children (LSAC)
3 Educational support services covers a usage checklist covering specialised school services/programs, individual education plan, in-class assistance and grade repetition

Legend

A = Administration report abstraction
C = Index child report (reporting on others)
L = Linkage (to other databases)
M = Medical records data abstraction
O = Observation/direct assessment
N = Nurse report
P = Parent/primary caregiver report
Pe = Peer report
S = Self report
T = Teacher report
X = Undefined
X BF = Pertaining to biological father
X BM = Pertaining to biological mother
C = Pertaining to index child
X F = Pertaining to father
X Fam = Pertaining to family
X G = Pertaining to grandparent(s)
X M = Pertaining to mother
X P = Pertaining to parent(s)
X Pa = Pertaining to partner
X Pe = Pertaining to peers
X Pr = Pertaining to primary caregiver
X Si = Pertaining to sibling(s)