School district

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A school district is a special-purpose district that operates local public primary and secondary schools in various nations.wikipedia
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Special district (United States)

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A school district is a special-purpose district that operates local public primary and secondary schools in various nations.
The term special district governments as defined by the U.S. Census Bureau excludes school districts.

Superintendent (education)

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This body appoints a superintendent, usually an experienced public school administrator, to function as the district's chief executive for carrying out day-to-day decisions and policy implementations.
In the field of education in the United States, a superintendent or superintendent of schools is an administrator or manager in charge of a number of public schools or a school district, a local government body overseeing public schools.

School division

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School districts are local governments with powers similar to that of a town or a county including taxation and eminent domain, except in Virginia, whose school divisions have no taxing authority and must depend on another local government (county, city, or town) for funding.
In Canada the term is used for the area controlled by a school board and is used interchangeably with school district, including in the formal name of the board.

Board of education

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Its governing body, which is typically elected by direct popular vote but may be appointed by other governmental officials, is called a school board, board of trustees, board of education, school committee, or the like.
A board of education, school committee or school board is the board of directors or board of trustees of a school, local school district or equivalent.

District of Columbia Public Schools

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This is unique among the states, but the District of Columbia Public Schools operates district public schools in Washington, DC and the Puerto Rico Department of Education operates all public schools in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, thus they also function as single school districts.
District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS) is the local, traditional public school system of Washington, D.C., the capital of the United States.

Unorganized Borough, Alaska

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Previously areas of the Unorganized Borough of Alaska were not served by school districts, but instead served by schools directly operated by the Alaska Department of Education and by Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) schools.
This vast area has no local government other than that of school districts and municipalities within its limits.

Independent school district

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An independent school district (ISD) is a type of school district in some US states for primary and secondary education that operates as an entity independent and separate from any municipality, county, or state.

Puerto Rico Department of Education

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This is unique among the states, but the District of Columbia Public Schools operates district public schools in Washington, DC and the Puerto Rico Department of Education operates all public schools in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, thus they also function as single school districts.
The department, headquartered in the Hato Rey area of San Juan, is the result of a United States state department of education and only one of two in the United States composed of a single school district (Hawaii being the other).

Silver Grove Independent Schools

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Silver Grove Independent Schools was a school district located in Silver Grove, a small community in Campbell County, Kentucky.

Stafford Municipal School District

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Stafford Municipal School District (SMSD) is a school district based in Stafford, Texas, United States in Greater Houston.

Paducah Public Schools

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Paducah Public Schools is a school district located in Paducah, Kentucky.

Owensboro Public Schools

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Owensboro Public Schools is a school district that manages the public schools in

Administrative divisions of New York (state)

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In New York, most school districts are separate governmental units with the power to levy taxes and incur debt, except for the five cities with population over 125,000, where the schools are operated directly by the municipalities.
School districts are the most common kind of special district in New York.

Regional school unit

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A regional school unit is a type of school district in Maine.

Texas

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The most common is the school district, but can also include hospital districts, community college districts, and utility districts (one utility district near Austin was the plaintiff in a landmark Supreme Court case involving the Voting Rights Act).

School district drug policies

School district drug policies are measures that administrators of a school district put into place to discourage drug use by students.

School Improvement Grant

School Improvement Grants
The SEAs, in turn, award subgrants to local educational agencies (LEA’s, also known as school districts) for the purpose of supporting focused school improvement efforts.

Florida

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With an educational system made up of public school districts and independent private institutions, Florida had 2,833,115 students enrolled in 4,269 public primary, secondary, and vocational schools in Florida's 67 regular or 7 special school districts.

Hawaii

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Kalawao County has no elected government, and as mentioned above there are no local school districts and instead all local public education is administered at the state level by the Hawaii Department of Education.

Catchment area

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Primary school

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

Middle school

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

U.S. state

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In the U.S, public schools belong to school districts, which are governed by school boards. Each district is an independent special-purpose government, or dependent school systems, under the guidelines of each U.S. state government and local school boards.