school year


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school year

n.
The part of the year during which school is in session, in North America typically lasting from September to June.

school year

n
1. (Education) a twelve-month period, (in Britain) usually starting in late summer and continuing for three terms until the following summer, during which pupils remain in the same class
2. (Education) the time during this period when the school is open

school′ year′


n.
the months of the year during which school is open and attendance at school is required.
[1855–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.school year - the period of time each year when the school is open and people are studyingschool year - the period of time each year when the school is open and people are studying
year - a period of time occupying a regular part of a calendar year that is used for some particular activity; "a school year"
academic session, academic term, school term, session - the time during which a school holds classes; "they had to shorten the school term"
semester - one of two divisions of an academic year
trimester - one of three divisions of an academic year
quarter - one of four periods into which the school year is divided; "the fall quarter ends at Christmas"
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Perkins, had elected to close the school year, and Cecily's troubles with Cyrus Brisk, which furnished unholy mirth for the rest of us, though Cecily could not see the funny side of it at all.
And now his school years seemed like a holiday that had come to an end.
Speaking at a press conference on Thursday, President of the ODC Slim Saadallah said the average cost of the start of school year for the Tunisian family with children enrolled in public primary schools is 350 dinars.
According to Evija Papule, head of the Education and Science Ministry's Education Department, the number of schoolchildren this school year will be slightly higher than in 2016/2017 school year, which is mostly thanks to a higher number of preschool children.
Each state without an approved ESSA state plan must continue to provide supports and interventions in its lowest-performing schools in the 2017-18 school year in the same manner as in the 2016-17 school year.
Although school has not yet officially closed for 2016-2017, the DepEd issued a March 17 memorandum for the launch of its 2017 Oplan Balik Eskwela (back-to-school) and the setup of public assistance stations for school year 2017-2018.
CLASS 2 - Piano Solo School year 4 and under: 1 Isabella Watson, 2 Triele Tat, 3 Harry Wood/Jessica Howson.
Students will be in school for 173 days, up from 165 days the previous year, which Delf described as the shortest school year in recent memory.
The recession officially began in December 2007, and since governments finalize their budgets in the spring prior to the budgeted year, the education budgets for the 2009 school year were the first to be affected.
Some believe extending the school day would be the answer, while others feel that a longer school year is the better way to go.
In these countries the school year is over 200 days--with some schools opting to go over 220 days.
Hart Chief Operations Officer Rob Gapper suggested that the district buy 11 portable classrooms and one portable restroom for next year, and 11 more classrooms for the 2008-09 school year.

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