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middle school

(in England and Wales) a school for children aged between 8 or 9 and 12 or 13
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Although middle schools offer far fewer grades than K-8 schools, Florida middle schools on average enroll 146 more students than their K-8 counterparts; as a result, typical grade cohorts are almost three times as large.
Using School Choice funds, the committee designated $52,000 to begin intramural sports at the middle school level.
AN OLD SAYING IN EDUCATION GOES, "Students learn to read in elementary school, and read to learn in secondary school." But what if students arrive in middle school without having mastered simple vocabulary, decoding skills and comprehension, and can't read well?
Since 2014, the Verizon Innovative Learning schools initiative has reached more than 86,000 students and nearly 6,000 teachers across 100 middle schools in 18 states and Washington, D.C.
As per an official of Finance and Planning Department, the schools which are being upgraded to secondary level include Govt Boys Middle School Bolianwal in Attock, Govt Girls Middle School Shahia in Hasanabdal, Govt Boys Middle School in Gali Jageer Fatehjand, Govt Boys Middle School Nowshera in Pindigheb and Govt Girls Middle School Chura Shareef in Jand tehsil.
Previously, he taught science at Roosevelt Middle School in south Eugene for three years and then became assistant principal at Thurston High School in the Springfield School District for three years.
In this study, we use detailed student-level data to compare patterns of entry, attrition, and replacement in 19 KIPP middle schools and in traditional public middle schools in the districts in which the KIPP schools are located.
Most research on the middle school transition focuses on developmental and psychological changes around the age of the transition, and investigates or discusses the impact of such changes on academic performance, motivation and behavior in schools.
A spokeswoman for Northumberland County Council said: "There are a number of reasons for the appearance of eight Northumberland middle schools in this list.
But Scissett Middle School and Kirkburton Middle School fear the expansion of Shelley College - now an academy - to 2,100 students will cause them to lose pupils and eventually close.
Middle schools focus on developing a curriculum that meets the needs of the emerging adolescent population, which means recognizing the dynamic nature of society and of adolescence.
$500 to Wachusett Regional School District middle schools' Model UN visit to UN headquarters in New York.

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