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junior high school:

see schoolschool,
term commonly referring to institutions of pre-college formal education. It also properly includes colleges, universities, and many types of special training establishments (see adult education; colleges and universities; community college; vocational education).
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The American Civil Liberties Union filed the lawsuit in August in federal court for Michelle Selden, who started eighth grade at Southside Junior High School, and her parents, Darren and Rhonda Selden.
About 19,000 households with children at public and private kindergartens, elementary schools, junior high schools and high schools responded to the latest survey.
More than 70% of elementary and junior high school teachers are unhappy with a new system for evaluating students' academic achievements, according to an education ministry survey released Wednesday.
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2% of the junior high schools in the country played the song for the occasion, a full percentage point higher than a year before, 99.
Astronaut Mamoru Mohri visited his hometown of Yoichi in Hokkaido on Tuesday to teach elementary and junior high school students about space.
The district recently took advantage of federal funds by sending the two officers assigned to the junior high schools for training to earn certification as Gang Resistance Education and Training instructors.
Olathe School District, located in suburban Johnson County, Kansas, is approximately 30 minutes southwest of Kansas City, MO, and consists of four high schools, eight junior high schools and 30 elementary schools.
1 -- 2 -- color) Student Jon Stains, above, does some spot welding in a shop class at Arroyo Seco Junior High School in Saugus on Wednesday.
The Japanese Society for History Textbook Reform, which compiled the textbook, had aimed to gain a 10% share for the use of its history textbook in the nation's junior high schools.
A private junior high school in Nishinomiya, Hyogo Prefecture, has decided to use a controversial history textbook compiled by nationalistic historians from next April, a survey by the prefectural education board said Friday.
an English language learning series for pre-teens and teens, to fit the new English language teaching curriculum for junior high schools in China.