EPA Environmental Dataset Gateway


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Title: Public Schools in Region 9
Abstract: This schools dataset is composed of all Public elementary and secondary education in the United States as defined by the Common Core of Data, National Center for Education Statistics, US Department of Education. This includes all Kindergarten through 12th grade schools as tracked by the Common Core of Data. It also includes a list of 140 schools abroad which are tied to Armed Forces America, Armed Forces Pacific, or Armed Forces Atlantic. This particular subset of data records has yet to be geocoded or validated (e.g., Lat/Lon= 0,0), but these improvements will be incorporated into future data maintenance & enhancement efforts. Overall, there is full public school coverage for all 50 states, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, American Samoa, and the Northern Marianas.
Purpose: Homeland Security
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Resource(Server) URL: http://www.epa.gov/geospatial/
Download URL: https://edg.epa.gov
Open/Close section Time Period of Content
Publication Date: 20100930
Progress: Completed
Frequency: annually
Open/Close section Single Date
Date: CY 2008
Currentness: Publication date
Open/Close section Spatial Domain
West Bounding Longitude: -176.639853
East Bounding Longitude: 265.005332
North Bounding Latitude: 71.300337
South Bounding Latitude: -14.343812
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License https://edg.epa.gov/EPA_Data_License.html
Access: These Data Are Restricted to Internal EPA Personnel Only and State Partners
Use: These data should not be distributed. Please check sources, scale, accuracy, currency and other available information. Please confirm that you are using the most recent copy of both data and metadata. Acknowledgement of the EPA would be appreciated.
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Theme Topics: Public elementary schools, Public secondary schools, Public high school, Academy
Open/Close section Contact Information
Originator: Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Geographic Information Sciences and Technology Group
Email: hsip_team@nga.mil
Address Type: mailing address
City: Bethesda
State: MD
Postal Code: 20816-5033
Open/Close section Metadata Reference Information
File Identifier: {794F5D6E-5347-41ED-9594-DCE122FFC419}
Metadata Date Stamp: 2010-12-15
Metadata Standard Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata Standard Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998