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high school

1. Brit another term for grammar school
2. US and NZ a secondary school from grade 7 to grade 12
3. Canadian a secondary school, the grades covered depending on the province

high school, secondary school

In the US, a school which provides education beyond elementary school, usually from grade 9 to grade 12 but occasionally including grades 7 and 8.
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Addressing staff and students of the Bolgatanga Senior High School, Bolgatanga, in the Upper East Region, Tuesday, President Akufo-Addo said I want them to know that they are not coming back to power, and the Free Senior High School policy has come to stay.
He continued, 'I want them to know that they are not coming back to power and the Free Senior High School policy has come to stay.
Reports revealed that most of the senior high school buildings built under the Bautista administration that were turned over to QC Public School Administrators after the inauguration lacked the chairs needed by the students.
'DepEd and CHED should make the school-to-work and school-to-entrepreneurship transition easier for the graduates by having job fairs in every senior high school and colleges, as well as having the graduates' jobs application portal fully operational,' Belaro said.
We are aware that the initial reaction to the senior high school program, the additional Grades 11 and 12, is that it is simply additional expense, and delays possible additional income.
Cindy Thienard-Pierre, the Magnet Lead Teacher at Miami Central Senior High School, commented that Mr.
More than 70% of all private senior high schools in Tokyo is expected to use the exam results.
The Chief of Sekyere Hemang in the Western Region, Nana Kwedukyerefuor II, has thanked the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, for the implementation of his government's Free Senior High School policy.
Senior high schools play an important role in consolidating achievements made during compulsory education, providing momentum for future development of higher education, and improving overall quality of the public.
'Not all SHS tech-voc grads will join workforce' !-- -- Janvic Mateo (The Philippine Star) - May 2, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines Not all senior high school graduates who took the technical-vocational (tech-voc) track will necessarily join the workforce, as some may decide to proceed to college, an official of the Department of Education (DepEd) said yesterday.
Pangilinan said Senate Bill 964 known as The Compulsory Voter Education Act, which he filed, seeks to include voter education in junior and senior high school curricula.
Private elementary schools planning to or considering implementing the system in or after April next year totaled 12.4%, while the figure for junior high schools was 19.7% and senior high schools 16.9%.

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