industrial school


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n.
1. a school for teaching one or more branches of industry.
2. a school for educating neglected children and training them to some form of industry.
[1850–55]
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I could not help thinking, as we approached the gate, what an uproar would have been made in the country, if any deluded man had proposed to spend one half the money it had cost, on the erection of an industrial school for the young, or a house of refuge for the deserving old.
The 58-year-old suffered sexual abuse at the hands of the twisted priests at Greenmount Industrial School, Co Cork.
One of the most horrific cases was in Galway where more than 30 former pupils of the St Joseph's Industrial School made allegations against their teachers.
Al Hidaya Al Khalifia School, Hamad Town Secondary School, Shaikh Khalifa bin Salman Technology Institute, Al Noor International School, Al Jabiriya Secondary Industrial School, and Khawla Secondary Girls School, were some of the schools whose students visited Alba, as well as Ahliya University and University of Bahrain.
ARTANE INDUSTRIAL SCHOOL, DUBLIN BUILT for 830 boys, it was the largest school in the country.
Stephen Allen, 77, molested the teenage boys while they were under his supervision in the kitchen of an industrial school.
Contract notice: technical supervision of the building and health and safety coordinator for the construction project "modernization of the vocational school and secondary industrial school, rychnov nad knenou, u stadionu 1166 - ii.
Visiting the Youth Offenders Industrial School of Karachi's Central Jail, the popular Pakistani singer, humanitarian and social worker, Shehzad Roy, gave the underage inmates a few moments of happiness by performing for them.
KARACHI:United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) National Goodwill Ambassador Shehzad Roy on Tuesday performed at Youth Offenders Industrial School (YOIS), Central Prison Karachi.
The Silliman University (formerly Silliman Institute) in Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental province was established as an industrial school for boys.
The boys aged 11 and 13 were sent to an industrial school until the age of 16.

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