BTF: Acronym for Boundary Task Force
SCO: School Community Organization - A group that meets to help keep families informed about their school and events.
Attendance Boundary: Typically a line around the school on a map which shows where the students that attend a particular school reside. A similar term is attendance zone.
Island: There may be parts of a school’s boundary area that are not in the boundary line and which are surrounded by areas that attend another school. These are often referred to as attendance islands.
Parameters: The specific concepts considered as the BTF makes its recommendations on the attendance areas for all of the SPASD elementary schools. A similar term is considerations. For the BTF work, SPASD provides the parameters.