schoolyard


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school·yard

 (sko͞ol′yärd′)
n.
An open area next to a school building for play and outdoor activities.

schoolyard

(ˈskuːljɑːd)
n
the large open area with a hard surface just outside a school building, where the schoolchildren can play and do other activities
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.schoolyard - the yard associated with a schoolschoolyard - the yard associated with a school  
yard - a tract of land enclosed for particular activities (sometimes paved and usually associated with buildings); "they opened a repair yard on the edge of town"
Translations

schoolyard

[ˈskuːljɑːrd] n (US)cour f de récréationschool year nannée f scolaire

schoolyard

[ˈskuːlˌjɑːd] n (Am) → cortile m della scuola
References in classic literature ?
And now, as usual of late, he hung about the gate of the schoolyard instead of playing with his comrades.
Damascus Countryside, SANA - 8 children sustained injuries of varying degrees of severity on Friday as a result of the explosion of unidentified object in a schoolyard in Jdaidet Artooz al-Fadlin Damascus Countryside.
In the study, researchers summarized the peer-reviewed scientific literature documenting green schoolyard benefits to academic outcomes, beneficial play, physical activity and mental health.
The pilot program, launched in 2013, helps connect families and communities with their local schools by engaging community members in the schoolyard design and implementation process, and by providing much needed green space in urban neighborhoods.
Samsung and the National Environmental Education Foundation (NEEF) awarded the first-ever Schoolyard STEM Lab to the students and teachers of Nizhoni Elementary School in Shiprock, NM, in celebration of the 10th annual National Environmental Education Week.
We have all witnessed the term "gay" used as a term of abuse and control in the schoolyard.
Following the successful trend of comic-style books such Diary of a Wimpy Kid and The Dork Diaries, MAD Magazine cartoonist, Farley Katz, enters the field with his Journal of a Schoolyard Bully series.
In 1995 she set her sights on a barren concrete schoolyard in her neighborhood and decided it was time to bring her message of mindful eating to those who needed it most: children.
explains how K-8 teachers and administrators can make the schoolyard a learning resource.
WHAT WAS ONCE 28,000 SQUARE FEET of paved schoolyard asphalt is now a full-fledged garden complete with walkways, a storage shed and an iron fence.
55 Washington Street (credit: PropertyShark) and David Walentas, president of Two Trees ManagementEdible Schoolyard NYC is opening its first satellite office in Dumbo at 55 Washington Street, where landlord Two Trees Management has offered the 857-square-foot space rent-free for one-year.
The accident took place outside the same Galway school where a juggernaut crashed into the schoolyard, destroying a dozen cars, last April.