STUDY TOOLS AND TERMINOLOGY FOR SCHOOL FACILITY
The attached Study Tools have been developed to assist in the Community Engagement and Decision
The Study Tools contain….
1. Matrix of school site characteristics
o This matrix contains a variety of information pertaining to each district school / site. It
is a work in progress and information is being updated / verified routinely.
o At the end of the document is a list of supplemental information explaining some of the
terms and data contained in the document.
o The document is separated by study area. Each study area is made up of several
elementary school attendance areas. All district owned facilities within a given study
area are listed.
2. Distance (Mileage) Between Schools
o A matrix of the distance between each school within a given study area is provided for
3. Bus Transportation Matrix
o This report provides the number of students that are bused out of an elementary school
due to the lack of available classroom space at a particular grade level. The report is
divided into two pieces…a sending report as well as a receiving portion.
4. Study Area School Maps
o These maps are designed to simply provide a graphical reference of the study area.
Specific attendance area information should be referenced on the District’s website at:
The Sacramento City Unified School District Trustee Area for which the school
The grade levels assigned to the school.
Historical and current enrollment.
((# of classrooms x loading standard) x 0.9)) Capacity data is currently being
Primary (K-3) = 20
Intermediate (4-6) = 33
Middle (7-8) = 31
High (9-12) = 32
Cost per Student
The school site actual general fund expenditures divided by the enrollment.
The number of rooms