elementary school


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elementary school

n.
1. A school for the first four to eight years of a child's formal education, often including kindergarten.
2. The first four to eight years of a child's formal education. Also called grade school, grammar school, primary school.

elementary school

n
1. (Education) Brit a former name for primary school
2. (Education) Also called (in the US): grade school or grammar school US and Canadian a state school in which instruction is given for the first six to eight years of a child's education

elemen′tary school`


n.
a school giving instructions in rudimentary subjects in six to eight grades, often with a kindergarten.
[1835–45]

elementary school

A school for the first six or eight grades in a child’s education.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.elementary school - a school for young childrenelementary school - a school for young children; usually the first 6 or 8 grades
school - an educational institution; "the school was founded in 1900"
junior school - British school for children aged 7-11
infant school - British school for children aged 5-7
Translations
základní škola
grundskole
ala-astealakouluperuskoulu
osnovna škola
általános iskola
小学校
초등학교
osnovna šola
grundskolalågstadiet
โรงเรียนชั้นประถมโรงเรียนระดับประถมศึกษา
trường phổ thông cơ sởtrường tiểu học

elementary school

مَدْرَسَةٌ إِبْتِدَائِيَّة, مَدْرَسَةٌ اِبْتِدَائِيَّة základní škola grundskole Grundschule δημοτικό σχολείο escuela primaria ala-aste, alakoulu école élémentaire, école primaire osnovna škola scuola elementare 小学校 초등학교 basisschool grunnskole szkoła podstawowa escola primária начальная школа grundskola, lågstadiet โรงเรียนชั้นประถม, โรงเรียนระดับประถมศึกษา ilkokul trường phổ thông cơ sở, trường tiểu học 小学
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