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school district

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. school districtnoun

    a district whose public schools are administered together


  1. School district

    A school district is a special-purpose district that operates local public primary and secondary schools in various nations.


  1. school district

    A school district is a geographically defined entity within a state or country that is responsible for the administration, oversight, and operation of public schools in a specific area. It is governed by a school board, which may be elected or appointed, and which sets educational policies, guidelines, and budgets. The district includes elementary, middle, and high schools and is responsible for providing education to all students within its boundaries.


  1. School district

    A school district is a form of special-purpose district which serves to operate local public primary and secondary schools.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of school district in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of school district in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of school district in a Sentence

  1. Joe Harding:

    The second thing is that it creates a course of action for the parent who is dealing with a school district that has decided they are going to become the parent. They’re going to take your student that has anxiety and stress and mental concerns maybe even talking about self harm and they’re going to put them in mental health and take steps to change the services at the school and protect that student from themselves but never engage with the parent. That’s just wrong so our bill seeks to remedy that.

  2. Jessy Gregg:

    East Lansing families received a letter from the school district recently regarding the district's decision to stop using school time for Halloween and Valentine's Day. A mention of me in the City Pulse article on the subject has led some people to believe that the City is planning to [do] something similar so I would like to clear that up, i have mentioned to several staff members that I think our seasonal programs would be more welcoming if we didn't include things like pictures with Santa or the Easter Bunny. Yes, Christmas and Easter have become mainstream commercial holidays but they are religious traditions and including them in City sponsored programs makes those events unwelcoming to large segments of our population. We can host a beautiful winter themed festival without including religion.

  3. Chris Vangellow:

    We have some wonderful farmers within our school district who have expressed an interest in getting local farm fresh ingredients on students' plates, our staff, along with their spouses, and students recently volunteered their time and labor after school and on weekends to transform our courtyard into an outdoor learning space with raised growing beds, so classes can learn about growing food.

  4. Kassie Wilson:

    The choice belongs to the parent and legal guardians. As a parent I make the medical decisions for my children, not the school district.

  5. World War II-themed:

    When you have kids in Hays Consolidated Independent School District, you feel that, you know, you just want to help.

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