summer school


: special classes that are taught at a school during the summer

Full Definition of SUMMER SCHOOL

:  a school or school session conducted in summer enabling students to accelerate progress toward a diploma or degree, to make up credits lost through absence or failure, or to round out professional education

First Known Use of SUMMER SCHOOL



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