HCPSS MPIA Request #2020-047

Requested Information
The Superintendent just released a School Attendance Area Adjustment Plan for the 2020-2021 school year. In that school boundary review, one of the goals is to level Free and Reduced-Price Meal (FARM) participation across schools. To ensure the proposed changes meet that goal, I'd like to request the count of FARM students by polygon, broken out by elementary, middle, and high school attendance. Thank you very much.
Date Received
Status
Complete
Response Notes

Responsive to this request, polygon-level data being used for boundary adjustment planning can be found on the HCPSS website for the boundary review process. Specifically, counts of FARMs students by polygons at the ES, MS, and HS levels is within the file entitled FARMs Representation under data downloads: https://www.hcpss.org/school-planning/boundary-review/#feasibility-study.

Thank you for your interest in the 2020-2021 School Planning Boundary Review. For questions about the data or process, please see the boundary review frequently asked questions page or contact the Office of School Planning at 410-313-7184 or SchoolPlanning@hcpss.org.

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