Associations to the word «School»
SCHOOL, noun. A group of fish or a group of marine mammals such as porpoises, dolphins, or whales.
SCHOOL, noun. A multitude.
SCHOOL, verb. (of fish) To form into, or travel in a school.
SCHOOL, noun. (US) (Canada) An institution dedicated to teaching and learning; an educational institution.
SCHOOL, noun. (British) An educational institution providing primary and secondary education, prior to tertiary education (college or university).
SCHOOL, noun. (UK) At Eton College, a period or session of teaching.
SCHOOL, noun. Within a larger educational institution, an organizational unit, such as a department or institute, which is dedicated to a specific subject area.
SCHOOL, noun. (considered collectively) The followers of a particular doctrine; a particular way of thinking or particular doctrine; a school of thought.
SCHOOL, noun. The time during which classes are attended or in session in an educational institution.
SCHOOL, noun. The room or hall in English universities where the examinations for degrees and honours are held.
SCHOOL, noun. The canons, precepts, or body of opinion or practice, sanctioned by the authority of a particular class or age.
SCHOOL, noun. An establishment offering specialized instruction, as for driving, cooking, typing, coding, etc.
SCHOOL, verb. (transitive) To educate, teach, or train (often, but not necessarily, in a school.)
SCHOOL, verb. (transitive) To defeat emphatically, to teach an opponent a harsh lesson.
SCHOOL, verb. (transitive) To control, or compose, one's expression.
SCHOOL AGE, adjective. Alternative spelling of school-age
SCHOOL BAND, noun. A musical ensemble associated with a school, not necessarily a musical school; e.g. marching band.
SCHOOL BANDS, noun. Plural of school band
SCHOOL BOARD, noun. A governing body of people elected to oversee management of a school district and represent the interests of residents.
SCHOOL BOOK, noun. Alternative spelling of schoolbook
SCHOOL BOOKS, noun. Plural of school book
SCHOOL BUS, noun. A bus which carries children to school.
SCHOOL BUS YELLOW, noun. An orange-yellow color, used in school buses in Canada and the United States.
SCHOOL BUS YELLOW, adjective. Of an orange-yellow color, used in school buses in Canada and the United States.
SCHOOL CLASS, noun. (US) All students who have graduated or will graduate from a school in a given year.
SCHOOL CLASSES, noun. Plural of school class
SCHOOL COUNSELOR, noun. (US) A professional member of an educational team who assists students in their personal, social, academic, and career development aspects of education through services such as individual counseling, small group counseling, and classroom teaching, and provide leadership in educational reform (advocacy); traditionally known as a guidance counselor, although this term is deemed inaccurate by most professionals today.
SCHOOL COUNSELORS, noun. Plural of school counselor
SCHOOL CROSSING ATTENDANT, noun. A person employed to help children to cross a road safely, usually wearing highly reflective clothing and carrying a sign displayed to vehicles instructing them to stop while children are crossing.
SCHOOL CROSSING ATTENDANTS, noun. Plural of school crossing attendant
SCHOOL LIFE, noun. (anime) (manga) A genre which has the majority of the storyline takes place in a school.
SCHOOL MATE, noun. Alternative spelling of schoolmate
SCHOOL NIGHT, noun. An evening before a typical school day; normally a Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday night.
SCHOOL NIGHTS, noun. Plural of school night
SCHOOL OF HARD KNOCKS, noun. (idiomatic) (chiefly US) The source of an education consisting of real-world experiences, especially adverse experiences.
SCHOOL OF THE AIR, noun. (Australia) (informal) The correspondence schools catering for the primary and early secondary education of children in remote and outback Australia.
SCHOOL OF THOUGHT, noun. An opinion subscribed to by some connected or arbitrary group.
SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST, noun. A practitioner or educator that conducts assessments to evaluate students on criteria such as intelligence, aptitude, and psychopathology. Additionally, they often consult with teachers and other school personnel help supply interventions to aid in student learning. Not to be confused with a school counselor.
SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGISTS, noun. Plural of school psychologist
SCHOOL REFUSAL, noun. The refusal of children or teens to go to school because of some sort of emotional distress. This can be caused by separation or social anxiety disorders, depression, or a phobia.
SCHOOL RUN, noun. Increased traffic due to the number of parents taking or collecting their children to and from school by car.
SCHOOL SHARK, noun. Galeorhinus galeus, a hound shark of the family Triakidae, the only member of the genus Galeorhinus.
SCHOOL SHARKS, noun. Plural of school shark
SCHOOL SORES, noun. Impetigo
SCHOOL TIE, noun. A necktie designated as (part of a) school uniform
SCHOOL TIES, noun. Plural of school tie
SCHOOL TRIP, noun. An event in which schoolchildren journey to a separate location to their normal learning environment under the authority of the staff of their school and with the purpose of learning by experience.
SCHOOL UNIFORM, noun. A number of uniform items which must be worn by pupils/students in a school.
SCHOOL UNIFORMS, noun. Plural of school uniform
SCHOOL VOUCHER, noun. A paper, issued by a government, that a parent can use as payment for his or her child's tuition at any school.
SCHOOL VOUCHERS, noun. Plural of school voucher
SCHOOL YEAR, noun. The academic year of a school.
SCHOOL YEARS, noun. Plural of school year
SCHOOL, noun. An educational institution; "the school was founded in 1900".
SCHOOL, noun. A building where young people receive education; "the school was built in 1932"; "he walked to school every morning".
SCHOOL, noun. The process of being formally educated at a school; "what will you do when you finish school?".
SCHOOL, noun. A body of creative artists or writers or thinkers linked by a similar style or by similar teachers; "the Venetian school of painting".
SCHOOL, noun. The period of instruction in a school; the time period when school is in session; "stay after school"; "he didn't miss a single day of school"; "when the school day was done we would walk home together".
SCHOOL, noun. An educational institution's faculty and students; "the school keeps parents informed"; "the whole school turned out for the game".
SCHOOL, noun. A large group of fish; "a school of small glittering fish swam by".
SCHOOL, verb. Educate in or as if in a school; "The children are schooled at great cost to their parents in private institutions".
SCHOOL, verb. Teach or refine to be discriminative in taste or judgment; "Cultivate your musical taste"; "Train your tastebuds"; "She is well schooled in poetry".
SCHOOL, verb. Swim in or form a large group of fish; "A cluster of schooling fish was attracted to the bait".
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