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Attendance Zone (attendanceZone)


Definitions

Source: NEDM
A geographical area that determines the school assignment of a student.


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Attendance Area Code

Attendance Area Code

Source: Handbooks
A unique number or alphanumeric code of an attendance area that the school or building serves assigned by a school, school system, state, or other agency or entity.

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Latitude

Latitude

Source: Handbooks
The north or south angular distance from the equator that, when combined with longitude, reflects an estimation of where the school is physically situated.

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Longitude

Longitude

Source: Handbooks
The east or west angular distance from the prime meridian that, when combined with latitude, reflects an estimation of where the school is physically situated.

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School Attendance Area

School Attendance Area

Source: Handbooks
A description of the geographic area that is encompassed by the enrollment boundaries of the school.

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Zone Number

Zone Number

Source: Handbooks
The number assigned to a geographical area for purposes of census enumeration. For a public school census, this number is generally assigned by the local education agency (LEA).

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National Center for Education Statistics - http://nces.ed.gov
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