day school


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day school

n.
1. A private school for pupils living at home.
2. A school that holds classes during the day.

day school

n
1. (Education) a private school taking day students only. Compare boarding school
2. (Education) a school giving instruction during the daytime. Compare night school

day′ school`


n.
1. a school open for instruction on weekdays only.
2. a private school for pupils living outside the school (disting. from boarding school).
[1775–85]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.day school - a private school taking day students onlyday school - a private school taking day students only
private school - a school established and controlled privately and supported by endowment and tuition
boarding school - a private school where students are lodged and fed as well as taught
2.day school - a school giving instruction during the daytime
school - an educational institution; "the school was founded in 1900"
night school - a school that holds classes in the evenings for students who cannot attend during the day
3.day school - a school building without boarding facilities
schoolhouse, school - a building where young people receive education; "the school was built in 1932"; "he walked to school every morning"
Translations
مَدْرَسَه خارِجِيَّه
škola
dagskole
dagskóli
denná škola
yatısız okul

day school

nscuola privata (che non prevede pernottamento)

day

(dei) noun
1. the period from sunrise to sunset. She worked all day; The days are warm but the nights are cold.
2. a part of this period eg that part spent at work. How long is your working day?; The school day ends at 3 o'clock; I see him every day.
3. the period of twenty-four hours from one midnight to the next. How many days are in the month of September?
4. (often in plural) the period of, or of the greatest activity, influence, strength etc of (something or someone). in my grandfather's day; in the days of steam-power.
ˈdaybreak noun
dawn; the first appearance of light. We left at daybreak.
ˈday-dream noun
a dreaming or imagining of pleasant events; the making of unreal plans etc while awake.
verb
She often day-dreams.
ˈdaylight noun
1. (also adjective) (of) the light given by the sun. daylight hours.
2. dawn. To get there on time we must leave before daylight.
day school
a school whose pupils attend only during the day and live at home.
ˈdaytime noun
the time when it is day.
call it a day
to bring (something) to an end; to stop (eg working). I'm so tired that I'll have to call it a day.
day by day
every day. He's getting better day by day.
day in, day outinmake someone's day
to make someone very happy. That baby's smile made my day.
one day
1. at some time in the future. He hopes to go to America one day.
2. on a day in the past. I saw him one day last week.
some day
at some time in the future. She hopes to get married some day.
the other day
not long ago. I saw Mr Smith the other day.
References in classic literature ?
In our own day schools or systems of philosophy which have once been famous have died before the founders of them.
Chicago, IL -- Northwest Home for the Aged (NWHA) and PARK PLAZA have embarked on a groundbreaking, cross generational effort totaling $11 million to support and sustain Jewish day school education across the Chicago Jewish community.
My parents decided to move to a more predominantly Jewish area and to enroll me, at the age of 8, in a Jewish day school. They hoped that in a close-knit Jewish community I'd be safe from outsiders and that I would cement my attachment to Judaism.
A church day school teacher who allegedly filmed herself sexually attacking FIVE toddlers AND A DOG on a changing room table has been arrested.
ONE of North Wales's oldest private boarding schools is set to become a day school as governors blame the current economic climate for the drop in boarders.
To quote one day school teacher: "If you told me that I had to go back to standing in front of a room telling them all to do the same page at the same time, I would turn around, walk out and never come back."
Four additional schools also boasted scores above the 1400 mark: Newark Academy in Livingston; Stuart Country Day School and Princeton Day School, both in Princeton; and Villa Walsh Academy in Morristown.
QNA Doha THE Ministry of Education and Higher Education starts the registration and transfer of students in public schools, as well as the opening of registration for adult students in the day school system for the new school year 2018/2019.
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Kenleigh Prendergast, a 25-year-old South Carolina school counselor at an upscale private school, was terminated from her job after she was accused of having a sexual relationship with a student. Prendergast, who worked at the $20,000-per-year Spartanburg Day School, was hired in August 2017.
Milwaukee Jewish Day School, Inc., Case No.: 17-2332 Officials: BAUER, KANNE, and BARRETT, Circuit Judges.
Joseph Kaminetsky, a leader in Torah Umesorah, the society for day school educators that served as faculty at Orthodox schools, explained that day schools "are committed to the raising of a generation of Jews who will be loyal to the democratic way of life.