alternative school

(redirected from Academy alternative school)
Related to Academy alternative school: Alternative high school

alternative school

n.
A school that is nontraditional, especially in educational ideals, methods of teaching, or curriculum.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

alter′native school`


n.
a school having a flexible or nontraditional curriculum.
[1970–75]
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Buffy Edwards, MLIS, PhD, is an energetic online college professor who worked in school libraries for 29 years and recently changed lanes from her role as library information specialist for the Norman Public Schools and teacher librarian for Dimensions Academy Alternative School in Norman, Oklahoma.
U-46 also welcomes three new principals -- Krystal Bush at the Dream Academy alternative school, Dustin Covarrubias at Willard Elementary School in South Elgin, and John Signatur at Bartlett Elementary School.
Nashville, TN, September 19, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Drug-Free South (DFS) is planning to visit Jefferson Academy Alternative School in Jefferson County this month to continue in its mission to create drug-free zones across Tennessee.