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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The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) reopened its summer internship program for college students and out-of-school youth, Secretary Mark Villar said.
PESHAWAR -- Doubts have arisen about the authenticity of a survey conducted by the elementary and secondary education department about the out-of-school children in the province at a cost of Rs227 million.
According to a survey, out-of-school rates in some Asian countries including Bangladesh are rising exponentially.
Furthermore, the research also shares an area-wise breakup showing that of the total number of out-of-school children, 314 were from Humak, 380 from Sohan, 373 from Noon, and 194 from Alipur Farash.
Balochistan NCHD Director Operation Sikandar Shah on Monday said the education enrolment campaign for Balochistan will start from March in which around 500,000 out-of-school children would be enrolled and the process would continue till April.
THE World Bank has approved the sum of 611 million dollars to support Nigeria in addressing the menace of out-of-school children, which recent statistics put at over 10.
Poor but deserving students and out-of-school youths who are willing to engage in summer jobs can now submit their application requirements as the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) in Region 1 now offers around 5, 000 slots for the Special Program for Employment of Students (SPES).
AN out-of-school club in Oakes has been rated 'inadequate' following its first Ofsted inspection.
The Dubai Cares programme, in partnership with the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC), is aimed at addressing four major challenges: The increasing number of out-of-school children and youth, low transition rates from primary to secondary schools, highly-dispersed rural areas, and poor education quality.
The Philippines is one of the top countries in the world with the highest number of out-of-school children.
ISLAMABAD -- The Curriculum for Accelerated Learning Programme (ALP), which offers primary education equivalent of upto class 5 to out-of-school children in less than 3 years' time (32 months) was formally launched by the Minister of Education Mohammad Baligh ur Rahman here on Thursday.