church school

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Noun1.church school - a private religious school run by a church or parishchurch school - a private religious school run by a church or parish
religious school - a school run by a religious body
Catholic school - a parochial school maintained by the Catholic Church
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He would not say whether or not she had attached herself to the sound Low Church School of his father; but she would probably be open to conviction on that point; she was a regular church-goer of simple faith; honest-hearted, receptive, intelligent, graceful to a degree, chaste as a vestal, and, in personal appearance, exceptionally beautiful.
It is important to say at the outset that church schools are not hot-houses of indoctrination, demanding that Bible knowledge takes precedence over literacy or numeracy in the curriculum.
The cross of nails has come to Coventry to commemorate 200 years of church schools.
RELIGIOUS leaders and church schools said they were happy with the law, and said the large number of church schools in Liverpool was evidence of demand for spiritual guidance in education.
Bishop Gledhill said church schools offered a 'model of how things can be done' to the wider community.
At their best, Archbishop Williams argued, church schools were characterized by a commitment to a deep sense of loyalty and openness.
REGARDING St Margaret of Antioch school, Bishop Ian Stuart, chairman of the Liverpool Diocesan Board of Education, says (ECHO letters, February 21) he fully endorses my sentiments on the importance of church schools - but that the DBE is required to operate within the appropriate statutory framework.
NEW church schools are to be made to teach youngsters from all faiths, Education Secretary Estelle Morris said yesterday.
If Americans cannot be forced to support churches, it stands to reason that they cannot be forced to support church schools.
In this way, the Vatican Council has woven the idea of government aid to Church schools (and therefore taxation of non-Catholics as well as Catholics) into its position on religious liberty.
Nearly 8,000 church schools are being encouraged to whip up demand for the product by placing orders before December 1.