ERIC Number: EJ634788
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Before You Dig.
Carey, Kelley D.
American School Board Journal, v188 n10 p18-22 Oct 2001
Selecting a site for a new school is an important decision for school board members. To avoid site-selection catastrophes, ask for a report about the planning steps. Document estimates of purchase and development costs; and project budget and a timeline for acquisition, design, and construction. Questions that should be answered are listed. (MLF)
Descriptors: Advisory Committees, Boards of Education, Check Lists, Cooperative Planning, Educational Facilities Planning, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Influences, Geographic Location, Land Acquisition, Property Appraisal, Public Schools, School Buildings, School Construction, Site Analysis, Site Selection
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Administrators; Practitioners
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