[Tagging] Dancing school

M∡rtin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Mon Aug 16 22:57:43 BST 2010

2010/8/16 Emilie Laffray <emilie.laffray at gmail.com>:
> On 16 August 2010 20:22, John Smith <deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 17 August 2010 05:15, Andreas Labres <list at lab.at> wrote:
>> >  Proposal:
>> > http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposed_features/Dancing_school


>> I'm wondering if a sub-tag would be more useful, eg
>> amenity=school
>> school=dance

-1, IMHO no. A dancing school, boxing school, ski school, etc. are
IMHO not in the same category than general-education schools. They
might be classified in one category, but that is IMHO not school.

>> That way you could group other similar schools, like martial arts,

are they similar, martial arts schools and highschools?

>> using school=* would also allow you to better tag existing schools, eg
>> primary/middle/secondary/tertiary


> In france we are using amenity=school
> and then using school:fr=lycee for example to give some extra precision
> while keeping the rendering and the information intact. It allows the
> international use too.

+1, that's fine


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