Secondary age

(Geol.) The Mesozoic age, or age before the Tertiary. See Mesozoic, and Note under Age, n., 8.

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To encourage young people into choosing further education and careers in the maritime world and to raise awareness, IMO s London Headquarters opened its doors on Tuesday (22 September) and Wednesday (23 September) to more than 300 primary and secondary age school children, from local and international schools based in London, for special World Maritime Day events.
He called for a Junior and Secondary age latecomers education centre based on the existing successful model in Gwynedd to be established as well as promoting the benefits of multilingualism to parents.
A group of Year 5 and 6 youngsters from Pennyman Primary Academy, Netherfields, were among just 30 schools to make it to the final, seeing them take on secondary age students as well as some from as far away as Australia and Beijing.
The secondary age group competitions were between teams of eight athletes from six area-winning schools.
Free bus passes are handed out to pupils at faith schools if they are more than two miles away for primary age children or three miles away for secondary age pupils.
For primary children, unorthodox punctuation and capital letters were linked with worse performance in the second set of tests but the reverse was true of secondary age pupils.
The Sainsbury's School Games in Merseyside provides county level competitions for Primary and Secondary age children in a variety of sports including tennis, athletics, netball, rounders, swimming, tag rugby, boccia, tri-golf and also hockey.
A PUPIL referral unit which teaches secondary age children with behavioural difficulties has been put into "special measures" by inspectors.
She said UNESCO has provided technical assistance for preparing the NPA and it would ensure enrolment of 25 million out of school children of primary and secondary age group.
The main characters are deftly revealed and while Chevie and Riley form a friendship it is the menacing presence of Garrick that drives the captivating story that will appeal to readers in the lower secondary age group.
Middle schools in Northumberland are classified as secondary schools, but half of the children are of primary age and therefore attract primary levels of funding, which across the whole of the country are lower than for secondary age children.
Police said there were only four passengers on the Stagecoach school bus at the time of the crash, all of secondary age.