prep school


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prep school

n. Informal
A preparatory school.

prep school

n
(Education) informal See preparatory school

prepar′atory school`


n.
1. a private secondary school providing a college-preparatory education.
2. Brit. a private elementary school.
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Noun1.prep school - a private secondary schoolprep school - a private secondary school    
Gymnasium, lycee, lyceum, middle school, secondary school - a school for students intermediate between elementary school and college; usually grades 9 to 12
choir school, schola cantorum - a school that is part of a cathedral or monastery where boys with singing ability can receive a general education
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It would be a scandal, and the universities were becoming severer in their treatment of accredited prep schools.
Adding that her daughter has attended the prep school for three years, Euzkan said: "We were never disappointed by the school teachers.
TEKyRDAy[currency] (CyHAN)- In yet another government-orchestrated operation targeting the faith-based GE-len movement, popularly known as the Hizmet movement, police officers and inspectors from government bodies carried out a raid to Anafan and Fem prep schools, which are widely known with their success, on Thursday.
It's kind of funny,'' he said, ``it wasn't supposed to be a college, it was supposed to be a prep school, a boarding school.
Inspectors from] the Education Ministry have come to inspect [this Fem prep school branch] four times since last year.
On April 19, the Daily News reported that Jackson was considering going to a prep school and breaking a CSUN commitment that he signed last fall.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Pak Education and Science Employees Union (Pak Ey-itim-yE-) has petitioned the Ministry of Education, requesting the immediate implementation of a ruling from the Constitutional Court, which last month ruled to annul a controversial law seeking to close down prep schools, or dershanes, a lawyer representing the union said on Wednesday.
On Sunday, Jackson said the possibility of going to a prep school has been brought up to him, but he plans on going to Northridge.
A source said larger programs such as Georgetown, New Mexico and Arizona have shown interest in Bradley, which has caused him to consider a prep school.
The HE-rriyet report also stipulates that some officials from within the ministry, speaking on the condition of anonymity, said that the Constitutional Court's ruling could not be applied to existing legislation, meaning the prep school ban could remain in effect.
Cotton, attending a prep school in Connecticut, stopped by two USC games last month and said the school is one of those he is considering.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The Constitutional Court of Turkey has released its detailed ruling on the forced closure of prep schools, or dershanes.