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NEW School Attendance Boundary Survey (SABS)

SABS logo The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) has initiated a data collection effort to collect school attendance boundaries for public schools in the 50 states and the District of Columbia in 2013. Beginning in November, school districts across the United States will be able to use the NCES school mapping web application to draw, upload, or update previous public school boundaries in a web application designed just for this purpose.

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What is SDDS?

The School District Demographics System provides access to school district demographic and related geographic data. The site's purpose is:

step 1To provide access to information about demographics, social characteristics, and economics of children and school districts from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) of the U.S. Department of Education.

step 2To enable users to directly access school district geographic and demographic data.

step 3To provide information about school district demographic concepts, uses, and applications to facilitate effective use of these information resources.

Map Viewers

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Map Viewer allows users to view maps of states, school districts and school points, while overlaying U.S. Census Bureau and Education data.


Introducing the NEW SDDS Map Viewer Mobile designed especially for iPad (also for use by other mobile devices).

Start Map Viewer Mobile


Introducing the NEW Demographic Profile Webmap with American Community Survey 2006-10 and Census 2010 profile data, including percentages.

Demographic Profile Webmap

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