school district

noun
|Updated on: 16 Jun 2018

Definition of school district

: a unit for administration of a public-school system often comprising several towns within a state

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First Known Use of school district

1809

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SCHOOL DISTRICT Defined for English Language Learners

school district

Definition of school district for English Language Learners

  • : an area or region containing the schools that a school board is in charge of


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