San Diego Unified School Enrollment Boundaries

Geographic boundaries for schools in the San Diego Unified school district

sandiegounified.org-enrollment_zones-2014-1

Resources | Packages | Documentation| Contacts| References| Data Dictionary

Resources

  • sdusd_boundaries. Select boundaries of school enrollments areas in San Diego Unified school district.
  • school_tract_xwalk. Porportions of overlap between tracts and school enrollment areas.

Documentation

Building

The data/sdusd.zip file is built manually from the three data/*zip files, using the notebooks/CombineFiles.ipynb notebook

Contacts

Packages

Accessing Packages in Metapack

import metapack as mp
pkg = mp.open_package('http://library.metatab.org/sandiegounified.org-enrollment_zones-2014-1.zip')

# Create Dataframes
sdusd_boundaries_gdf = pkg.resource('sdusd_boundaries').geoframe()

school_tract_xwalk_df = pkg.resource('school_tract_xwalk').dataframe()

Data Dictionary

sdusd_boundaries | school_tract_xwalk

sdusd_boundaries

Column NameData TypeDescription
idinteger
schoolstringSchool name
cdscodeintegerSDUSD CDS code for school
ncesdistintegerNational Center for Educational Statistics ( NCES) district code
ncesschoolintegerNCES School code
soctypestringThe School Ownership Code is a numeric code used to identify the type of school. See https://data.sandiegodata.org/dataset/cde-ca-gov-schools/#data_dictionary_public_schools for details.
eilcodestringThe Educational Instruction Level Code is a short text description of the institution’s type relative to the grade range served. See https://data.sandiegodata.org/dataset/cde-ca-gov-schools/#data_dictionary_public_schools for details.
eilnamestringName associated with eilcode
groupstringCode for source of record among three original files: ELEM, MID or HIGH
latitudenumberGeographic position of school
longitudenumberGeographic position of school
geometrystringGeometry of boundary, in WKT format.

school_tract_xwalk

Column NameData TypeDescription
cdscodeintegerCDS code for a school
geoidstringGeoid of a Census tract
school_in_tractnumberPortion of the school enrollment area in the tract
tract_in_schoolnumberPortion of the tract in the school enrollment area

References

Urls used in the creation of this data package.

  • shape+file:data/elem1415.zip. Elementary school boundaries
  • shape+file:data/mid1415.zip. Middle school boundaries
  • shape+file:data/high1415.zip. High school boundaries.
  • notebooks/CombineFiles.ipynb. This is a manually run notebook that combines the three shapefiles in the data directory
  • metapack+http://library.metatab.org/cde.ca.gov-schools.csv#public_schools. California public schools

Last Modified 2019-08-14T15:37:04

Packages

Accessing Packages in Metapack

import metapack as mp
pkg = mp.open_package('http://library.metatab.org/sandiegounified.org-enrollment_zones-2014-1.zip')

# Create Dataframes
sdusd_boundaries_gdf = pkg.resource('sdusd_boundaries').geoframe()

school_tract_xwalk_df = pkg.resource('school_tract_xwalk').dataframe()