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Definition of "school district" [school district]

  • A geographic district, the public schools of which are administered together. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "school district" in a sentence
  • "Contact your school district to find out the state and local laws about homeschooling a great place to start is"
  • ""What the school district needs to do is focus on finding a new superintendent rather than getting involved in stadium proposals," Mafrige said."
  • "But no one should pitch a new stadium proposal before the school district hires a superintendent to replace Lynne Cleveland, said Don Mafrige, who led the opposition with a political action committee called Coalition for Concerned Taxpayers."