out-of-school


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Adj.1.out-of-school - not attending school and therefore free to work; "opportunities for out-of-school youth"
free - able to act at will; not hampered; not under compulsion or restraint; "free enterprise"; "a free port"; "a free country"; "I have an hour free"; "free will"; "free of racism"; "feel free to stay as long as you wish"; "a free choice"
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out-of-school

[ˌaʊtəvˈskuːl] ADJ out-of-school activitiesactividades fpl extraescolares
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It is very difficult for a stand alone out-of-school club to be judged as Outstanding and we are very proud of that.
These behaviors include disobedience, detrimental behaviors, and "other" violations; (2) Schools are, on average, more likely to assign out-of-school suspensions than any other disciplinary action.
The first was the numbers: Latinos are the largest part of the student body, and when considering student scores by race and ethnicity, have the lowest levels of achievement and highest out-of-school suspension rates.
To determine the effects of out-of-school activities on various social and academic outcomes, researchers have examined patterns of students' out-of-school activities by students' characteristics (Gross, 2004; Pedersen & Seidman, 2005).
The city council has revealed that families face rising fees for children attending out-of-school clubs.
Osinbajo said the initiative was part of the government's effort to address the issue of out-of-school children as well as encourage parents to send their children to school.
The local government is also planning to bring computers to the village for out-of-school youths and adults.
I would like to draw the attention of the educational department toward the out-of-school children in Balochistan which portray a very bleak picture.
ISLAMABAD -- As many as 3,517,209 out-of-school children have been admitted to schools by Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) under its initiative Waseela-e-Taleem Programme (WeT).
Although there has been some progress in getting more children to enrol in primary schools in the past 10-odd years, the dent in the number of out-of-school children has been marginal at best.
The centre has been set up to enroll the capital's out-of-school children.
Children and families in Paisley are to benefit from PS3 million in funding to deliver communitybased out-of-school care, the Scottish Government said.