day school


Definition of day school

: an elementary or secondary school held on weekdays specifically : a private school without boarding facilities

Examples of day school in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Hochul has also visited the Yeshiva of Flatbush, a Modern Orthodox day school in Brooklyn. Stewart Ain,, 10 Aug. 2021 Rabbi Shlomo Noginski was stabbed multiple times around 1:19 p.m. outside the Shaloh House, a Jewish day school on Chestnut Hill Avenue in Brighton Thursday., 3 July 2021 And for residents with children, the building—located just down the road from Fisher Island's exclusive day school—features a playroom called Kidville Cove. Mary Elizabeth Andriotis, House Beautiful, 2 Aug. 2021 The school, at 201 S. Evanston Ave., is a therapeutic day school for 100 students with disabilities operated by the Northwest Suburban Special Education Organization, or NSSEO, who bought the building in 1992. Elizabeth Owens-schiele,, 5 July 2021 The Egyptian national who allegedly attacked a rabbi outside a Jewish day school in Brighton is now charged with violating the civil rights of Rabbi Sholomo Noginski who was stabbed multiple times during an attack on July 1., 9 July 2021 Rabbi Shlomo Noginski survived the July 1 attack outside a Jewish day school in Brighton. Phil Helsel, NBC News, 9 July 2021 The strong interest in Prizmah’s Race and School Culture Deep Dive is reflective of the increasing attention to matters of race and social equity among Jewish day school educators — and students. Larry Luxner,, 14 Apr. 2021 The building was later demolished and replaced by a day school, according to a report by Scott Hamilton, an anthropology professor at Lakehead University in Ontario. Kim Mackrael, WSJ, 24 June 2021

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First Known Use of day school

1718, in the meaning defined above

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5 Sep 2021

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“Day school.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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