religious school


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Noun1.religious school - a school run by a religious bodyreligious school - a school run by a religious body  
school - an educational institution; "the school was founded in 1900"
madrasa, madrasah - Muslim schools in Bangladesh and Pakistan; "the Pakistan government decided to close down madrasas that provided military training for their students"; "many madrasas in Bangladesh are supported with money from Saudi Arabia"
pesantran, pesantren - a Muslim school in Indonesia operated by religious leaders; produces young militants skilled in jihad
church school, parochial school - a private religious school run by a church or parish
seminary - a theological school for training ministers or priests or rabbis
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When AU got word recently that some senators who normally support church-state separation were backing a measure that would give religious school winchers to displaced hurricane victims, I spoke out.
An Orthodox Jewish couple from Valley Village, barred from writing off the tuition for their children's private religious school, is suing the Internal Revenue Service, claiming the agency's ruling violated their First Amendment rights.
Public security agents in Karachi have arrested four more Indonesian students from a religious school in Karachi, raising to six the number of Indonesians detained in the port city on suspicion of links with terrorist organizations, an official of the Madrasah religious school said Tuesday.
Supreme Court's decision on the constitutionality of private and religious school vouchers in the case of Zelman v.
In a recent case, the Tax Court held that no portion of the tuition payments to a religious school was deductible.
In these cases, the Court has generally upheld programs that provide benefits to individuals according to secular and neutral criteria, even if those individuals then use those benefits to support or attend a religious school.
North Carolina last year, arguing that many students who want to participate in the voucher program have little choice but to attend a religious school.
The students completed their course at the Ghyasia Religious School under the Ministry of Education's supervision, Deputy Education Minister Maulvi Shafiq Samim told the graduation ceremony in Herat City.
Students of the religious school presented Qiraat from the Holy Quran while some students read Naat Sharif.
If the terrorists were present in large number in any sect, it did not mean this religious school of thought be eliminated, he said adding the need was there that dialogue be made with the leadership of this school of thought to settle the matter through mutual understanding.
If parents are able to threaten to take a voucher and send their children to a private or religious school, they will be able to make the politicians, unions and public school bureaucrats an offer they cannot refuse: reform the public schools or lose students and funding.
We're confident the court will ensure that parents who choose a religious school for their children will receive the same financial benefits afforded to parents who choose non-religious schools for education.