School Mapping Tips

This section provides some useful information on how to identify a school on a map. Despite their varied structures, many schools have features that can help you identify a building as a school. When looking at an image, keep an eye out for the following patterns.

Pattern 1: Buildings with U-shape
Pattern 2: Buildings with L-shape
Pattern 3: Buildings with O-shape
Pattern 4: Groups of buildings
Pattern 5: Buildings with the same cover
Pattern 6: Buildings with campus boundaries
Pattern 7: Buildings with playgrounds or fields