Get educationClass

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Retrieve a class from the system. A class is a universal group with a special property that indicates to the system that the group is a class. Group members represent the students; group admins represent the teachers in the class. If you're using the delegated token, the user will only see classes in which they are members.


One of the following permissions is required to call this API. To learn more, including how to choose permissions, see Permissions.

Permission type Permissions (from least to most privileged)
Delegated (work or school account) EduRoster.ReadBasic
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported
Application EduRoster.Read.All, EduRoster.ReadWrite.All

HTTP request

GET /education/classes/{id}

Optional query parameters

This method supports the OData Query Parameters to help customize the response.

Request headers

Header Value
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

Do not supply a request body for this method.


If successful, this method returns a 200 OK response code and an educationClass object in the response body.



Here is an example of the request.


The following is an example of the response.

Note: The response object shown here might be shortened for readability. All the properties will be returned from an actual call.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 224

  "id": "11023",
  "description": "English Level 2",
  "classCode": "11023",
  "createdBy": {
    "user": {
      "displayName": "Susana Rocha",
      "id": "14012",
  "displayName": "English - Language 2",
  "externalId": "301",
  "externalName": "English Level 1",
  "externalSource": "School of Fine Art",
  "mailNickname": " "