School Locator is a configuration of Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS that can be used to locate elementary and secondary schools, view school districts and attendance zone boundaries. Government agencies and school districts can deploy School Locator to inform existing home owners and prospective home buyers when making a real estate decision.

Organizations can deploy a single application that includes elementary, middle, and high schools; or deploy multiple applications (for example, Elementary School Locator, Secondary School Locator) that only include schools from one or more school attendance zone.


School Locator requires specific software.

Requirement Description
Map authoring
  • ArcMap 10.3 - 10.5, and
  • ArcGIS Online subscription
GIS service hosting
  • ArcGIS Online subscription, or
  • ArcGIS for Server 10.3 - 10.4 (Standard or Advanced), or
  • ArcGIS Enterprise 10.5 (Standard or Advanced)
  • Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS

What you get

When you download School Locator, you'll find the following files:

Directory Item Description
Application Images A folder containing application icons.
MapsandGeodatabase SchoolLocator.mxd A map document used to publish the SchoolLocator service.
LocalGovernment.gdb ArcGIS for Local Government geodatabase with content from the City of Naperville, Illinois.

What's new

Below are the release dates and notes for School Locator.

Date Description
March 2017
  • Most recent LocalGovernment.gdb
January 2017
  • Support for ArcGIS 10.5
June 2016
  • First release of School Locator

Get started with School Locator

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