School Facility [Education] Law and Legal Definition

According to 34 CFR 222.176 [Title 34 – Education; Subtitle B -- Regulations of the Offices of the Department of Education; Chapter II -- Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, Department of Education; Part 222 -- Impact Aid Programs; Subpart L -- Impact Aid Discretionary Construction Grant Program Under Section 8007(B) of the Act; General], the term school facility means “a building used to provide free public education, including instructional, resource, food service, and general or administrative support areas, so long as they are a part of the facility.”

According to 34 CFR 400.4 (b) [Title 34 – Education; Subtitle B -- Regulations of the Offices of the Department of Education; Chapter IV -- Office of Vocational and Adult Education, Department of Education; Part 400 -- Vocational and Applied Technology Education Programs -- General Provisions], the term school facilities means “classrooms and related facilities, including initial equipment, and interests in lands on which the facilities are constructed. The term does not include any facility intended primarily for events for which admission is to be charged to the general public.”