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School Attendance Areas

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This metadata information is subject to our disclaimer. Metadata information presented here is maintained manually. Therefore, date-sensitive fields such as feature count and date of last update may not be up-to-date. All metadata is subject to errors inherent in a manual process.


Descriptive nameSchool Attendance Areas
File nameschatbnd
Spatial domainPima County
Abstractschatbnd displays the school attendance area boundaries for elementary and unified school districts in Pima County.
Known errors/qualificationsThere are void areas where school districts are not defined. There are no schools in Redington and Empire Elementary School Districts. Students in these areas go to schools in Pinal or Santa Cruz County.

TIA, Reid Park, Saguaro National Park West, and Tucson Mountain Park are shown as void areas (no polygon).

The GRADELVL field gives the range of grades in the school. This layer has overlapping attendance areas in some areas.

This layer is maintained as a feature class in gdbmaint and has topology. The coverage format is still required for certain nightly processing. See Steve Whitney.
Feature typepolygon
Feature count 192
Thumbnail Map schatbnd.pdf PDF file format   (784,912 bytes, PDF created 09/21/2021 )
ProjectionNAD83 HPGN (Parameters)
Rectificationunknown
Field/value metadata Field metadata    Field design change history
Source organizationSchool District Office
Source contact
Source document or file nameSchool district websites
Source date2008
Source scale
Source formatUnknown
Date of last data update
(This date may not be current.)
20210914
Last data update byRob Hastings
Date/time last touched - Meaning? See coverage files, if any, for date.
  2021-09-21  01:20 AM - Shapefile
  2021-09-20  06:23 PM - Enterprise GDB - Library input format
LineageUpdates on Indan Unified School District bnd and Sahuarita Unified School District.
Update on Amphi, Walker Elementary School to Donaldson Elementary School. Updated TUSD attendance boundaries 7/28/16, RB.
TUSD provided boundaries for August 2019 update.
On maintenance?Yes
Maintenance organization
Maintenance frequencyAnnually
Maintenance descriptionGIS staff collects data from the school district offices or their website.
Library write access Pima County ITD GIS
GIS Library inputGDB Std
GIS library file format path \mars1\az\counties\pima\shapes\
GIS library files Shapefile listing - Coverage log | files
Original conversion byschool district
Pima County ITD GIS contactRob Hastings
Alternate Pima County ITD GIS contacte-mail address
On Pima County Geospatial Data Portal? Yes

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