approved school


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ap·proved school

(ə-pro͞ovd′)
n. Chiefly British
A school for young offenders; a reform school.

approved school

n
(Social Welfare) (in Britain) a former name for community home
Translations

approved school

n (Brit dated) → Erziehungsheim nt

approved school

[əˈpruːvdˈskuːl] n (Brit) (old) → riformatorio
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Tenders are invited for to assist with technical assistance to implement the federally approved school accountability plan- phase i, ii & iii.
Bryn Estyn, a former approved school, became a Wrexham child care home operated under the former Clwyd County Council throughout the 1970s and 1980s that found itself at the centre of an abuse scandal.
Worry especially for the former inmates of Medomsley Detention Centre and Stanhope Castle Approved School who, it is alleged, were horribly abused.
According to a Rescue 1122 spokesman, earlier, Chief Minister Punjab, Mohammad Shahbaz Sharif approved School Safety Campaign and appreciated the efforts of Rescue 1122 in standardizing the School Safety training material in consultation with all the Districts Emergency Officers (DEO's) from all districts of Punjab for training of School Safety Wardens on standardized format.
The two officers spoke to Savile under caution in 2009 about claims by two approved school pupils and a patient at Stoke Mandeville Hospital that he assaulted them.
The claim was made by Mr James Dixon, head of the special unit at the Red Bank Approved School in Lancashire where Mary spent five years after being convicted of manslaughter to two Scotswood toddlers.
TWO nuns hugged their supporters after they were cleared of physically abusing six young girls at an approved school more than 40 years ago.
The charities have received legal letters from alleged victims at the Duncroft approved school, Surrey, where the first claims against the DJ surfaced last year.
South Korea lodged a strong protest with Tokyo on Tuesday while China voiced displeasure after the Japanese education ministry once again approved school textbooks that contain territorial claims at dispute with the two neighbor countries.
What we will be moving back to is the old Approved School and Borstal systems and if run correctly they could certainly work.
Gwyndaf, who works for Eden Foodservice, received the award for his work with the Anglesey County Council over the last four years and to delivering the first Welsh Government nutritionally approved school meal service in Wales.
The training program requires enrollment in an approved school to learn a skill for one of more than 200 high-demand occupations that the Labor Department estimates will have a minimum of 10,000 job openings in the next decade.

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