The first step in identifying the correct school catchment area is to go the website for the appropriate school district or county council. Some sites ask for an address to be typed in, and then the school is identified. In other cases, maps are used.Continue Reading
When maps are available, school names or grade levels are typically displayed on the site. Each is accompanied by a map, and the addresses found on it are within its catchment area.
While the online information strives for accuracy, changes and mistakes occur. If families are considering school catchment in their home buying or renting decisions, they should contact the appropriate school districts or city councils before finalizing their choices.Learn more about K-12
Maps of high school properties and district boundaries can be found online by searching for the school district's website and clicking on a link for maps of the schools. People can also access online high school maps by calling the school district and requesting a link to the district map.Full Answer >
Students and families who need to find out about school district closings due to situations such as poor weather can visit the school district website or check with their local news. Some schools may also choose to announce closings through a rapid alert message system. Families should check with their local school to determine how they announce school closings.Full Answer >
In most instances, local school bus schedules are posted on the school district's official website. The exact location and nature of this information on the website vary depending on the school district.Full Answer >
People looking for the school district for their addresses can log onto the National Center for Education Statistics website (NCES), enter their basic information, and find out in which school district they live. There are several options to help in the search.Full Answer >