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grade school


grade′school′er (grād′sko͞o′lər) n.

grade school

n
(Education) US another name for elementary school

elemen′tary school`


n.
a school giving instructions in rudimentary subjects in six to eight grades, often with a kindergarten.
[1835–45]

grade school

An elementary school.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.grade school - a school for young childrengrade school - a school for young children; usually the first 6 or 8 grades
school - an educational institution; "the school was founded in 1900"
junior school - British school for children aged 7-11
infant school - British school for children aged 5-7
Translations
مَدْرَسَة إبتِدائِيَّه
základní škola
grundskole
grunnskóli

grade school

n (US) → ˜ Grundschule f

grade school

n (Am) → scuola elementare or primaria

grade

(greid) noun
1. one level in a scale of qualities, sizes etc. several grades of sandpaper; a high-grade ore.
2. (American) (the pupils in) a class or year at school. We're in the fifth grade now.
3. a mark for, or level in, an examination etc. He always got good grades at school.
4. (especially American) the slope of a railway etc; gradient.
verb
1. to sort into grades. to grade eggs.
2. to move through different stages. Red grades into purple as blue is added.
gradation (grəˈdeiʃən) noun
1. (one stage or degree in) a series of gradual and successive stages. There are various gradations of colour between red and purple.
2. the act or process of grading.
grader noun
(American) a person who marks exams etc.
ˈgrade school noun
(American) a primary school.
make the grade
to do as well as necessary. That new apprentice will never make the grade as a trained mechanic.
References in classic literature ?
Josie Pye never scrupled to ask questions; in this instance the rest of the class felt grateful to her; none of them would have dared to ask it of Miss Stacy, but all wanted to, for there had been alarming rumors running at large through the school for some time that Miss Stacy was not coming back the next year--that she had been offered a position in the grade school of her own home district and meant to accept.
Notes: a non-mandatory pre-proposal conference will be held monday august 1 at 3 pm cdt at the existing bear branch 6th grade school 8040 ken lakes drive magnolia, texas 77354.
Bob Bates, Inner-City Arts' co-founder and artistic director, made a career as an artist despite a rather rocky start in grade school in the Midwest.
2) Characterize trajectories in inhalant abuse, from grade school to early adolescence and young adulthood (i.
Topics addressed in its programs are geared to each grade school level as they correlate with the New York City Board of Education curricula for grades 2 through 5.
An important role of the middle grade school principal is to provide an environment for students and teachers conducive to learning (Hanson, 1996, Cross & Rice, 2000).
One board member told pollsters, "Although I am a conservative Republican and a Roman Catholic who attended a parochial grade school, I am appalled at the Republican Party's initiatives to undermine education via vouchers disguised as school choice.
The standardization of grade school curriculum throughout the United States in the latter half of the nineteenth and early decades of the twentieth centuries, according to Meyer and Tyack, is a parallel movement connected to "nation-building" and industrialization; see, e.
About 9 percent of Catholic grade school students are black, and 10 percent are Hispanic.
Questionnaires administered to the children and their mothers showed that youngsters in early grade school who had spent the most time in daycare had more friends, displayed greater emotional well-being and assertiveness, and engaged in less aggressive behavior toward others.
These programs provide the opportunities for grade school, junior, and senior high school students to visit foreign and domestic destinations to learn about the history, government, economy and culture of such areas, as well as for junior and senior high school athletes to participate in international sports challenges.
In the later years, he taught 4th grade at Chester Grade School.