The District of Columbia

School Election Districts (SchEDisPly)

School Election Districts (SchEDisPly)

by Public Schools on 06/10/2002

Keywords
About: Schools, High, DC Public Schools, Junior High, education, Middle, society, Elementary, boundaries
Taking place at: Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, DC, DC GIS, DCGIS

Abstract

School district polygons. This dataset shows polygons representing districts used in the election of Board of Education representatives. It was created for the D.C. public schools and later added to the DC Geographic Information System (DC GIS) for the D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO).Each district includes two Councilmanic wards. Created in fall of 2000. Data was reviewed by D.C. Public Schools in fall 2000.

All DC GIS data is stored and exported in Maryland State Plane coordinates NAD 83 meters.

METADATA CONTENT IS IN PROCESS OF VALIDATION AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

Purpose

This data is used for the planning and management of Washington, D.C. by local government agencies.

Access constraints

Contact OCTO GIS. Any data obtained outside of OCTO GIS are unauthorized copies.

Use constraints

Acknowledgment of the DC Geographic Information Systems Program (DC GIS). The District of Columbia Government makes no claims as to the completeness, accuracy or content of any data contained hereon, and makes no representation of any kind, including, but not limited to, the warranty of the accuracy or fitness for a particular use, nor are any such warranties to be implied or inferred with respect to the information or data furnished herein.

Point of contact

GIS Coordinator
in D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer

441 4th St NW
Washington DC, 20001,

fax: (202) 727-5660
hours: 10 am - 5 pm

Credits


D.C. Public Schools
DC GIS

Data accuracy

Accuracy
Data believed to be complete and accurate as of the time period cited. Subject to change. Digital version compared with original source data for accuracy and completeness. In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Logical consistency
In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Completeness
Data believed to be complete and accurate, subject to change. Digital version compared with original source data for accuracy and completeness. In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Horizontal positional accuracy
In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Vertical positional accuracy
In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Lineage / Sources

  • 1992 Ward Boundaries Map of the D.C. Office of Planning
    paper, boundaries
    1992 Ward Boundaries Map of the D.C. Office of Planning
    by D.C. Office of Planning, 1992
Lineage / Processes
GIS Coordinator
in D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer



fax: (202) 727-5660
hours: 10 am - 5 pm

Created in fall of 2000 by geocoding school facility addresses and moving geocoded points on top of 1995 school orthophotos. Ward polygons were merged to create School Election Districts (SED). Wards 1 and 2 comprise SED 1. Wards 3 and 4 comprise SED 2.

All DC GIS data is stored and exported in Maryland State Plane coordinates NAD 83 meters.

Distribution

Most DC GIS datasets can be downloaded from "http://dcgis.dc.gov" on the data center page. Orders can also be made by contacting OCTO GIS at "dcgis@dc.gov", especially for datasets not available for download.

Distribution liability
Acknowledgment of the DC Geographic Information Systems Program (DC GIS). The District of Columbia Government makes no claims as to the completeness, accuracy or content of any data contained hereon, and makes no representation of any kind, including, but not limited to, the warranty of the accuracy or fitness for a particular use, nor are any such warranties to be implied or inferred with respect to the information or data furnished herein.

Distributed by
GIS Coordinator
in D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer

441 4th St NW
Washington DC, 20001,

fax: (202) 727-5660
hours: 10 am - 5 pm

Entity

DCGIS.SchEDisPly

Attributes

  • Shape / ESRI
    assigned unique ID
  • GIS_ID
    Description
  • NAME / ESRI
    Feature geometry.
  • WEB_URL / ESRI
    Feature geometry.
  • OBJECTID
    Type
  • SHAPE / ESRI
    Feature geometry.
  • SHAPE.AREA
  • SHAPE.LEN

Entity

SDE.PubSchPly

Attributes



Entity

SDE.PubSchPt

Attributes



Entity

SDE.SHSBndyPly

Attributes



Entity

SDE.ESBndyPly

Attributes



Entity

SDE.MSBndyPly

Attributes



Metadata

FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata / FGDC-STD-001-1998 as of 12/13/2007

Provided by
GIS Coordinator
in D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer

441 4th St NW
Washington DC, 20001, USA

fax: (202) 727-5660
hours: 10 am - 5 pm